Intellectual property rights

All intellectual property rights regarding all (content, graphics, logos, make-up, domain names, etc.) that is presented or (if compiled by other ministries) referred to on this website, are the comprehensively owned by the State of The Netherlands (the Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management, Directorate-General Rijkswaterstaat, or other ministries involved). Reuse of all content is free and permitted.


All copyright in this website is expressly reserved by Circular & Fair ICT Pact. Portions of the site's content may be reproduced elsewhere, provided they are properly sourced.

Most of the photo's used in this website can be found at Unsplash and NegativeSpace. We edited all of them. If you like the photo's, find the unedited originals on the respective websites and use them according to their license policies. While the copyright and licensing information supplied here is believed to be accurate, Rijkswaterstaat does not provide any warranty regarding the copyright status or correctness of licensing terms. If you decide to reuse files from the CFIT website, you should verify the copyright status of each image just as you would when obtaining images from other sources.

Because we cannot attribute single photo's we appreciate their photographers by listing them here:

Unsplash: Ben White, Christina @ wocintechchat.com, Jose Vazquez, Karen Maes, Luis Villasmil, Cytonn Photography

NegativeSpace: Burst, Rawpixel


All content presented or referred to on this website has been compiled and presented with the utmost care. However, it may be from time to time partly not up to date, incomplete and/or incorrect. The content itself and/or its presentation may change at regular intervals, immediately and without notice.

It is advisable to check from time to time whether the content, including the text on this page, has been changed. The content may partly consist of information used by Rijkswaterstaat for its own purposes and consequently may be less fit for use for other purposes.


By visiting this website and/or using content presented or referred to on it, you agree to the following:

Circular & Fair ICT Pact shall not be liable for any damages of whatsoever, direct or indirect, ensuing in whatsoever way from (but not limited to):

  • defects, viruses or other imperfections in software concerning accessing or using this website
  • using content presented or refered to on this website
  • performance or non-availability of this website
  • incorrect use of this website
  • loss of data accessing or using this website
  • downloading or using software made available on this website
  • third parties' claims regarding using this website, except in case damages are intentionally caused by or due to wilful negligence of Circular & Fair ICT Pact or its management