start a business

From business plan to execution, it's not difficult to start a new business in Amsterdam. However, before the flyers are all printed up it is a good idea to be fully informed on the laws, procedures and taxation that will apply to ensure that the business can legally proceed and to make it a success.

Startup visa

The first step you need to take to get the most of Amsterdam’s startup ecosystem is to relocate to the city. Luckily, the Netherlands makes this very ...

Information about Brexit

With the formal Brexit datemoving closer each day, businesses in or looking to expand to the Amsterdam Area should informthemselves on potential outco...

Legal forms of companies

One of the first decisions to take as a business owner is how the company should be structured. In the Netherlands, businesses take several different ...

Patents and IP rights

Are you setting up a business in Amsterdam? It’s important to get your intellectual property (IP) in check. Get informed with our IP checklist.

Access to talent

The presence of highly skilled, internationally-oriented talent is one of the principal reasons why the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area is the city of cho...