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What is UWV?

UWV (Uitvoeringsinstituut Werknemersverzekeringen) is the Dutch Institute for Employee Benefits. This body is responsible for providing insurance policies to Dutch citizens. These include: WW, WAO, WAZ, WIA. The UWV also provides labour market services. The main tasks of the Uitvoeringsinstituut Werknemersverzekeringen include helping employees to find a job or paying unpaid benefits.