German-Dutch theme day on family benefits

12. January 2024

Do you work as a border commuter in Germany or the Netherlands and have questions about German and Dutch family benefits or German parental benefits?

The GrensInfoPunten along the German-Dutch border will hold a theme day on family benefits on Wednesday 7 February 2024. During this digital consultation hour, you can talk directly to employees of the relevant agencies.

Make your individual consultation appointment now for questions about:

  • Child benefit
  • Child budget
  • Child benefit
  • Parental leave
  • Elternzeit
  • Elterngeld


The theme day on family benefits on 7 February 2024 will take place between 9:45 am and 4:30 pm. The duration of personal counselling sessions will be limited to a maximum of 45 minutes.

Experts from the Familienkasse Rheinland-Pfalz-Saarland, Elterngeldstellen close to the border, an office from North Rhine-Westphalia responsible for the Kinderzuschlag, the German Affairs Office of the Social Insurance Bank (SVB) and the Border Info Points will be present online during the meeting to answer your personal questions.

Would you like to know more about your personal situation and make an appointment?

Contact the Ems Dollard Region Border Info Point (GIP EDR) via the contact form or send an e-mail to In this, please include the telephone number where you can be easily reached. One of the GIP EDR advisers will then contact you as soon as possible to schedule an appointment. The seminar languages will be German or Dutch.

You will then receive a link to a video conference by e-mail.

You can register until 2 February 2024. Places are limited.

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