• Dutch Health Insurance: 2024 Deadlines and Changes

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

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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 this year’s [...]

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  • Highly Skilled Migrant Salary Threshold: Wages for 2024

    The gross monthly salary threshold for a highly skilled migrant changes every year on January 1. On [...]

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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 expats, highly [...]

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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 by Geert [...]

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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 served for [...]

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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, jolly Santa [...]

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

    If you are in the process of receiving your residence permit, you must be prepared to undergo [...]

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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 unable [...]

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  • Recognised Sponsor IND: Application, Advantages, and Obligations

    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 the security [...]

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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 number (BSN). [...]

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