Everything about living in Amsterdam, with official information for expats on permits, registration, visas, the 30% tax ruling and news from the City of Amsterdam and Expatcenter.
Living in Amsterdam
Enjoy two months of dazzling summer concerts at the Concertgebouw, featuring everything from classical to jazz and cabaret to film scores.Royal Concertgebouw, 27 June-30 August
Miró at the Rijksmuseum
The calm oasis that is the Rijksmuseum’s luscious garden is filled with works by the influential Spanish artist for the summer and throughout the change of seasons.Rijksmuseum, 19 June-11 October
Comedytrain Summer Festival
The Comedytrain International Summer Festival steams into town for six weeks of sensational stand-up comedy performances.Toomler, 1 July-8 August
News for locals
The Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences will open an Amsterdam campus in September 2015, offering an IBA in Entrepreneurship and SME Management.
On Wednesday 18 March 2015, elections for the States-Provincial (Provinciale Staten) and the water authorities (waterschappen) take place in the Netherlands.
The City of Amsterdam, knowledge institutions and the trade and industry sector are keen to dramatically boost the opportunities for rapidly-growing start-up companies. As such, Alderperson for Economic Affairs Kajsa Ollongren (D66) will collaborate with these parties on a new action programme entitled StartupAmsterdam.