Prime Minister of the Netherlands

The prime minister of the Netherlands (Dutch: Minister-president van Nederland) is the head of the executive branch of the Government of the Netherlands.[2][3][4] The prime minister is the chair of the Council of Ministers and coordinates its policy with his cabinet. The current acting prime minister is Mark Rutte, who serves in a demissionary capacity after his resignation on 15 January 2021.[5]

Prime Minister of the Netherlands
Minister-president van Nederland
Incumbent
Mark Rutte

since 14 October 2010
Ministry of General Affairs
StyleHis Excellency
Member of
ResidenceCatshuis, The Hague
SeatTorentje, The Hague
AppointerMonarch of the Netherlands
Term lengthFour years, renewable
Inaugural holderGerrit Schimmelpenninck
Formation25 March 1848; 173 years ago (1848-03-25)
DeputyDeputy Prime Minister
Salary€176,000 annually[1]
Websitewww.government.nl/ministries/ministry-of-general-affairs