Various authorities, including ANWB and judicial collection agency CJIB, reported a telephone malfunction on Tuesday.

In the night from Monday to Tuesday, the police number 0900-88 44 was also temporarily off the air.

The CJIB asks people to try to get in touch with the agency at a later date.

The Groningen Mining Damage Institute also reports a malfunction on the website. says that courts and other judicial authorities "may not be reachable by telephone".

The ANWB says that due to a national telephone failure, people can report a breakdown via the Wegenwacht app.

The ANWB traffic service reports that it can be reached by telephone.

The outage at the police line for non-emergency reports was resolved around 6.20 am.

The emergency number 112 was available at all times.