visa

The majority of foreign nationals wishing to stay in the Netherlands for up to three months require a short stay visa or Schengen visa, which has to be arranged before arrival in the Netherlands. Foreign nationals from the EU, EEA or Switzerland as well as some other countries are exempt from the visa requirement.

EU citizens

EU citizens relocating to another EU country have many unanswered questions: What are the rules on health insurance? Do I need to register? For inform...

Visa requirements

The majority of foreign nationals wishing to stay in the Netherlands for up to three months require a short stay visa or Schengen visa (Schengenvisum)...

Citizen service number (BSN)

Everyone in the Netherlands has a registration number: the citizen service number (burgerservicenummer, BSN). It's assigned to Dutch citizens at birth...

The startup race

The Amsterdam metropolitan area has the ambition to be a breeding ground for new national and international entrepreneurial talent and new business mo...

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...