Security screenings


Log in (eHerkenning) to submit a candidate for a position involving confidentiality for security screening by the Unit Security Screening. You will be asked to fill out an online questionnaire.

Security screening applications can only be submitted by a (future) employer official responsible for the candidate for the position involving confidentiality.


Submitting a security screening application via the online questionnaire is subject to the following conditions:

  • You have a login code for eHerkenning.
  • The correct date of birth of the candidate is available. This date will be used for checking automatically whether it is the right person who is logging into the eOPG web service.
  • A valid and complete e-mail address of the (candidate) security officer is available. The e-mail address is required for direct electronic communication with the candidate.
  • The (candidate) security officer has DigiD.