NETHERLANDS (Kingdom of)

Member State of the European Union (EU)

Signed October 18, 1989

Media
Cinema & Television

Minimum Participation
Bipartite: 20%
Multipartite: 20%
At least three technicians, one leading performer and two supporting performers.

Versioning
French or English dubbing or subtitling must be done in Canada.

Article VIII: “The dubbing or subtitling of each co-production into French or English shall be carried out in Canada. The dubbing or subtitling of each co-production in Dutch shall be carried out in the Netherlands. Any departures herefrom must be approved by the competent authorities of both countries.”

Exceptions
Departures from minimum staffing requirements may be approved by the competent authorities of both countries.

Location shooting, exterior or interior, in a third-party country, if the script action so requires and if technicians from the coproducing countries take part in the shooting.

Participation of third-party country performers, should the coproduction so require, subject to approval by the competent authorities.

Official text of the Canada-Netherlands Treaty (21 K)