IN Amsterdam provides a one-stop-shop service for international newcomers in the Amsterdam Area.
Updated 31 March 15:30
IN Amsterdam is open for existing appointments only
The IN Amsterdam office is open on weekday mornings with a limited staff for previously scheduled appointments only.
Please note: we are currently evaluating the current situation as things may change. Please check back to this page for further updates.
How can you reach us?
Email correspondence preferred
Our phone lines have been forwarded to the mobile phones of staff members who are working from home. This temporarily affects our availability. Calls are answered from 09:00-12:00 and 13:00-17:00 (not between 12:00 and 13:00). Please send us an email, rather than a leaving a voicemail, if you’d like us to return your call. Thank you for your patience.
Birth and marriage certificates
If you are required to present a birth or marriage certificate, you can schedule an appointment to do so when we resume our usual services. You will not receive a fine if the obligatory time period passes before then.
Services provided by the IND
As of Tuesday, 17 March we are no longer be able to provide services from the IND. This includes issuing any new residence permits.
The IND is only issuing residence permits in the case of special emergencies. In such an emergency, you can collect your permit from the IND desk at Pieter Calandlaan 1 by calling 088-043043 to arrange an appointment. Without an appointment, you cannot enter the building at this time. Learn more about the services the IND is offering and other frequently asked questions.
Additional information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) for international residents and companies
For the latest information from local and national government please see:
We serve companies and their highly skilled migrant employees, scientific researchers, international entrepreneurs and international graduates, simplifying immigration processes and helping international newcomers settle into the Amsterdam Area. The IN Amsterdam procedure includes immigration elements such as:
Internationals who move to the Netherlands with their partners and spouses often report difficulties accessing the Dutch job market, despite their willingness to work, level of education and experience. IN Amsterdam’s new accompanying talent programme aims to bridge the gap between jobseekers and employers. Find out how your company can get involved.
Unfortunately, the IamExpat Fair has been postponed due to the coronavirus. It has been rescheduled to take place on 29 August 2020. We will keep you updated about any further changes to the event or programme.