IN Amsterdam provides a one-stop-shop service for international newcomers in the Amsterdam Area.
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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:
In November 2020, IN Amsterdam commissioned the International Community Advisory Panel (ICAP) to carry out a survey to assess the way the international community is coping with the COVID-19 pandemic. More than 2000 people took the survey, and the results have now been published.
Amsterdam residents are invited to share their thoughts on the draft proposal of the Amsterdam Comprehensive Vision. The closing date for submitting feedback is 3 March 2021.
Happy New Year! 2021 may be off to a difficult start due to the ongoing coronavirus restrictions in the Amsterdam Area, but we're still looking forward to working with you and lending a helping hand this year. Take a look below at some of our updates and changes that may be relevant to you.