Orders of knighthood in the Netherlands

In the Dutch honours system, most orders are subject to ministerial responsibility or influence of the Netherlands. The house orders, however, are awarded at the discretion of the Dutch monarch alone.

National orders of chivalry

Royal house orders

Recognized orders of chivalry

The Kingdom of the Netherlands officially recognize the following orders of chivalry:[1]

See also


  1. "The Dutch Honours System" (PDF). http://lintjes.nl/. Chancellor of the Dutch Orders. Retrieved 15 October 2012. External link in |work= (help)

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