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IN Amsterdam

IN Amsterdam (formerly Expatcenter Amsterdam) provides a one-stop-shop service for international newcomers in the Amsterdam Area. We serve companies and their highly skilled migrant employees, scientific researchers, international entrepreneurs and international graduates. The IN Amsterdam procedure includes immigration elements such residence and work permits (including the startup visa), registration with the municipality, the 30% tax ruling and many other official matters.

Welcome to IN Amsterdam, formerly known as Expatcenter Amsterdam

IN Amsterdam services

With simplified processes and applications, IN Amsterdam aims to better meet the needs of international companies and their expatriate employees in th...

IN Amsterdam's partners

Learn more about the IN Amsterdam (formerly 'Expatcenter Amsterdam') partnership programme and how businesses in Amsterdam can connect directly with h...

Forms & downloads

Here you can download some of the essential forms (in PDF format) used by IN Amsterdam (formerly 'Expatcenter Amsterdam'), Belastingdienst and IND to ...

About IN Amsterdam

About us

The cities of Amsterdam, Amstelveen, Almere, Diemen, Haarlem, Hilversum, Haarlemmermeer and Velsen, together with the Immigration and Naturalisation S...

Brexit Information Point

Following the United Kingdom's referendum on membership of the European Union, held in June 2016, the so-called Brexit decision has raised fresh quest...

IN Amsterdam highlights

'My First Month' booklet

Get settled in Amsterdam by checking out IN Amsterdam's 'My First Month' booklet, which offers a wealth of fantastic tips for international newcomers.


  • Talent report advises on boosting foreign entrepreneurship in Amsterdam

    With the newly released 'Warm Welcome for Talent' report, Amsterdam has a clear roadmap to becoming even more attractive to international talent.

  • The Expatcenter becomes IN Amsterdam

    The Expatcenter Amsterdam changes its name to IN Amsterdam (International Newcomers Amsterdam) and relocates to a new office on Monday, 8 May 2017.

  • The Expatcenter introduces new director

    The Expatcenter Amsterdam welcomes Els Bosma as the organisation’s newly appointed director.

  • Corporate newsletter February 2017

    Stay tuned in to the fields of HR, immigration and highly skilled migrants with the Expatcenter’s corporate newsletter. This is the newsletter from February 2017.

  • Open Amsterdam event collaborates with internationals

    On Thursday, 26 January 2017, The Expatcenter Amsterdam hosted their annual corporate and community event, Open Amsterdam. The event was an opportunity to discuss the Expatcenter’s international talent strategy and to collaborate on finding ways to improve the quality of life of Amsterdam’s international community, making it an ideal city to live and do business in.

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