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Law for Hospitality Management: Starting up a Hospitality Business


Theme: Discover basic legal  components in your (hospitality) environment

Topics are:

Alcohol licensing:

              - Dutch Alcohol, Licensing and Catering Act  (Alca / DHW)

             - Social Responsibility 

              - Permits and licences

             - Public Administration (Probity Screening) Act (Bibob)


· Basics legal forms

- Food Safety Legislation

· Basic general contract law

· Basic employment law

- Basics of labour law (CLA)




This website from the government offers you lot of information on how to start a business in the Netherlands.

Doing Business


Link naar changes to law and regulation