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Life in Amsterdam

"One of the biggest advantages Amsterdam has in the tech world is that it's a place where people want to live - and can actually afford to, even on a startup budget." (TechCrunch) Are you ready to make the move to Amsterdam? Find all the information you need below.

 

Startup permits

As of 2015, a new regulation makes it possible for ambitious entrepreneurs to apply for a temporary residence permit for the Netherlands. The so-calle...

Neighbourhoods

Each area of Amsterdam has its own character and charm, and its own unique offering of schools, shops, parks, restaurants and cultural activities. And...

Housing

Learn more about finding a home, rentals, buying a property and housing rights in Amsterdam.

Official matters

Discover all of the essential practical information you’ll need in Amsterdam: registering, permits, visas and more.

Event calendar

Find all of Amsterdam’s tech and startup events on our calendar, from international events to tech talks, masterclasses, workshops and networking.