Processing time form or supporting document
If you submit a form or piece of evidence, we will usually process it within 8 weeks. Does it take longer? Then you can read at the bottom of this page which forms this applies to. You can also see what you can do in the meantime.
Mijn DUO: always faster
A long wait is not always necessary. In Mijn DUO you can arrange a lot of things yourself. Even from abroad, using a DigiD or European digital identity.
Once your application or document has been processed, you will find a notice in Mijn DUO. Often, you can see the results of your actions right away.
What can I do?
|What did you send?||Tips|
|Proof of parents' income||
|Request to change parents' reference year||
Request to leave your parents’ income out of consideration
|Application to pay your course fees in instalments|
|Application for student finance or prolongation of student finance for EU students||
|Form 'Wijzigingen student'|
|Proof of income or request for reduction of monthly instalments|
|Request to change the reference year student loan debt|
Longer processing times
Sometimes the processing time for supporting documents and forms can increase. Here you will find for which topics this now applies.
|What did you send?||Processing time|
|Application or prolongation student finance for EU students||16 weeks|
|Application performance grant provision||9 weeks|
|Assessment of diploma||12 weeks|
|Evidence of foreign income parents||12 weeks|
|Request to leave your parents’ income out of consideration||9 weeks|