Our mission

Locksmith.nl sidelines rogue locksmiths

Locksmith.nl is the number 1 platform in the Netherlands where you quickly and easily find a reliable and skilled locksmith for transparent fees. By using the Locksmith.nl platform you avoid unpleasant surprises.

Through locksmith.nl you have the possibility to select a trustworthy, thoroughly screened locksmith. These are certified handymen who have made it through the locksmith.nl selection process, meaning the locksmith:

  • has been awarded with a Statement of Conduct (VOG)
  • is registered at the Chamber of Commerce (KvK) and has a valid company liability insurance
  • is highly valued by customers and praised by other renowned locksmiths for delivering outstanding locksmith services in the past


This means you know who is coming to fix your lock and that it is a trustworthy and experienced locksmith. By enabling honest handymen and blocking rogue locksmiths on our platform, locksmith.nl aims to increase transparency in the market for all users.

Service payments go digital through our platform as well, this means it is both convenient and safe! We offer emergency locksmith services to open closed doors when you have locked yourself outside, lost your key or left your key in the lock on the inside of the door. Alternatively, you can book an appointment to repair, replace or improve your locks.

Our Prices for immediate service

Below you find the all-inclusive fees we charge for opening doors free of damage in emergency situation. Prices include VAT.

  • Daily rate (08:00 – 18:00): €120,-
  • Evening and night rates (18:00 – 08:00): €195,-
  • Weekend rate (Saturday, Sunday and Holidays): €225,-

For your safety, our payment process is completely digital on the locksmith platform with iDEAL and Credit Card payments. This way you avoid unpleasant surprises like defect payment machines or dodgy cash payments.

If a lock needs to be replaced, there will be additional hardware costs. The Locksmith will inform you up front about the costs.

A cancellation fee of 50% will be charged if you cancel the job after it is booked and the locksmith is heading towards you.

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