Quick-guide to online questionnaire on International Trade in Services.
This is a brief guide on how to report online on Statistics on International Trade in Services. The guide describes how data can be entered into the questionnaire. You can find all information about this survey and all definitions of international services using the link Manual on International trade in services.
To open the online questionnaire, please go to https://formulieren.cbs.nl.
In the letter you have received from Statistics Netherlands you can find your User name and the Access code. Log on by filling in your User name and then Access code and press on the yellow button “Akkoord” at the bottom of the page to proceed.
You will come to the introductory homepage. You can scroll further using the button “Volgende >” at the bottom of the page.
On the following page will be shown a list of services you can report on. To help you to find the correct service or specific type of trade in goods you can relate to the Manual on International trade in services.
How to fill out the required information
Firstly, make your choice by using the Manual on International Trade in Services. Then you have to click for exports of the relevant service item under the heading “Uitvoer” and for imports of the relevant service item under the heading “Invoer”.
To proceed, press on the yellow button “Akkoord” at the bottom of the page.
You will get a page for the relevant service item where you can report for the export under the heading “Uitvoer” or import under the heading “Invoer”.
Please, note: all amounts should be reported in thousands of euro's rather than rounded to the nearest euro. For example: an amount of € 23,669 has to be reported as 24.
To verify, press the bottom “Akkoord” .
If you have nothing to declare
In case you haven’t had any transaction in the relevant quarter on export/ import of services or specific type of trade in goods you can click on
“Géén uit- of invoer van diensten of specifieke goederenstromen in het afgelopen kwartaal” at the bottom of this page.
Then, proceed by pressing the button “Akkoord” and the page with contact information will appear.
Under the head “Naam contactpersoon bij uw bedrijf” you’re asked to fill in the name of the contact person, as well as his/her phone number and email address.
Press “Afdrukken” to print your declaration.
How to send your questionnaire
To send your questionnaire, press on “Verzenden” on the bottom of the final page.
You can always use the return button to see the details of your declaration.
An e-mail receipt will be sent to the e-mail address you have filled under the contact information.