• Dutch Health Insurance: 2024 Deadlines and Changes

    Moving to the Netherlands comes with processes (such as getting health insurance) and deadlines that [...]

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  • Dutch Election: Geert Wilders and the PVV Manifesto

    Geert Wilders and the Party for Freedom (PVV) won the highest majority of seats in [...]

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  • Highly Skilled Migrant Salary Threshold: Updated Wages for 2024

    The 2024 salary threshold for highly skilled migrants (HSM) has been published. On January 1st, 2024, [...]

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  • Valkenburg Christmas Markets: An Expat-Guide to Christmas City 

    The Christmas season in the Netherlands brings along a lot of experiences that can help [...]

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  • Dutch Election: Geert Wilders and the PVV Explained

    The 2023 general election victory for the far-right and populist Party for Freedom (PVV) led [...]

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  • Dutch Elections 2023: Everything Expats Should Know

    Brought on by the abrupt departure of Prime Minister Mark Rutte in July – who [...]

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  • Sinterklaas: Dutch Christmas for Expats

    Sinterklaas (Dutch Santa) is landing in The Netherlands to kick-off the Christmas season. For North Americans, [...]

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  • Tuberculosis (TB) Test: Residence Permit Requirements in NL

    If you are in the process of receiving your residence permit, you might need a tuberculosis [...]

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  • Highly Skilled Migrant: Salary, Sponsoring, and More

    In The Netherlands, the Highly Skilled Migrant scheme serves to attract professionals with expertise employers are [...]

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  • Recognised Sponsor IND: Application, Advantages, and More

    What is a Recognized Sponsors, application process, required documents, benefits.

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  • IND: Appointments, Immigration Services, and Sponsorship

    The IND stands for Dutch Immigration and Naturalization Service (IND), which is a branch of [...]

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  • Getting a Citizen Service Number (BSN) in The Netherlands

    What is a Citizen Service Number (BSN)? In The Netherlands, everyone has a citizen service [...]

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