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Moving to the Netherlands? There are many official issues you need to deal with:
Residence permit in the NetherlandsMany expats who want to live and work in the Netherlands (for more than 90 days) need to apply for...Read more
Work permit in the NetherlandsEvery non-EU citizen who wants to work in the Netherlands has to obtain a valid work permit. Either the employee...Read more
Information and types of visa for the NetherlandsUnlike residence permits, which cover long-term stays, visas apply to short-term stays in the Netherlands. A Dutch visa is necessary for some...Read more
Registration in the NetherlandsIf you are staying, or plan to stay, in the Netherlands for more than four months then you need to...Read more
Driving licence in the NetherlandsNew expats can continue to use their foreign driving licence for a certain period after they arrive in the Netherlands....Read more
BSN / Sofi Number - The Citizen Service NumberThe BSN (burgerservicenummer) social services number (or what was called the Sofi or Social-Fiscal number) is the first bureaucratic issue...Read more
DigiDExpats living and working in the Netherlands need to apply for a DigiD. What is a DigiD? DigiD (short for Digital Identification)...Read more
Banking in the NetherlandsExpats setting up their new life in the Netherlands will need to open a Dutch bank account to receive their...Read more
Taxation in the NetherlandsThe government of the Netherlands gets most of its revenue from taxes. The Ministry of Finance (Ministerie van Financiën) is...Read more