Contact and opening hours

Current contact information

Despite all the measures surrounding the coronavirus, we try to provide you with the best possible service. If you have any questions, please contact us by e-mail, social media or by telephone first. We can help you with many questions without you having to come to the town hall. Still need to come to the town hall? This is possible by appointment only. You can make an appointment by calling our KCC on 14 0591. When you visit us, you must wear a face mask. The same applies to visits to the Wedding Pavilion. 
The birth counter in the Scheper hospital is temporarily closed. 

We work by appointment

If you want to visit the Municipality of Emmen, you need an appointment. You can make an appointment by calling our KCC on 14 0591. If you have difficulty walking, are in a wheelchair or want us to help you at a low desk where you can sit down, please call us for an appointment. Any another questions? You can reach us in different ways:

  • Questions and report form: you can ask your questions to the municipality by submitting the Questions and report form.
  • Social media: alternatively, you can submit your question or report via Facebook , Twitter or Instagram.
  • WhatsApp: you can also pass on any questions or reports to us via WhatsApp, between 8 am and 5 pm. Please use this number: +31 6 111 987 69.
  • Phone: you can contact us by telephone from Monday to Friday, from 8 am to 5 pm, by calling telephone number 14 0591. When calling from abroad, please dial: +31 591 689 000.
  • Postal address: post can be sent to the Municipality of Emmen at Postbus 30.001, 7800 RA Emmen.

Opening hours and visiting addresses (service desks)

Need information or have an appointment? The addresses and opening hours of our municipal shops are listed below. 

Emmen town hall 

  • Address: Raadhuisplein 1, Emmen.
  • Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 8.30 am to 4.30 pm. We are open Thursdays until 7 pm.

Municipal Shop Schoonebeek (temporarily closed due to the coronavirus)

  • Address: Kerkeind 1, Schoonebeek.
  • Opening hours: Monday from 12 noon to 5 pm and from 5.30 pm to 7.00 pm. Wednesday from 9.00 am to 12.30 pm and from 1.00 pm to 4 pm.

Municipal Shop Emmer-Compascuum (temporarily closed due to the coronavirus)

  • Address: Spoel 151H, Emmer-Compascuum.
  • Opening hours: Tuesday from 12 noon to 5 pm and from 5.30 pm to 7.00 pm. Thursday from 12 noon to 4 pm.

Municipal Shop Klazienaveen (temporarily closed due to the coronavirus)

  • Address: Van Echtenstraat 39-41, Klazienaveen.
  • Opening hours: Tuesday from 9.00 am to 12.30 pm and from 1.00 pm to 4 pm. Thursday from 12 noon to 5 pm and from 5.30 pm to 7.00 pm.

Public Service Desk for Building

  • Address: Raadhuisplein 1, Emmen.
  • Opening hours: Monday to Thursday from 9.00 am to 12 noon and from 1.30 pm to 4.30 pm.
  • Please contact the KCC for more information about the Public Service Desk for Building.

Swimming pools

Contact details swimming pools: www.zwemmeninemmen.nl.