FAQ - Life in the Netherlands

This page is currently under construction and more information will follow soon. 

  • Are there any Expat communities?
    • Facebook

 How do I get naturalized? (Civic Integration)

  • Are there any governmental benefits?
    • Child benefit
    • Child Budget
    • Childcare benefit
    • Healthcare benefit
    • Rent benefit
  • How do I find my general practitioner?
    • Health Insurance
    • GP
    • Dentist
    • Pharmacy
  • How do I do my taxes?
    • Filling your taxes
    • 1st pay
    • 30% tax rule
    • Subsidies
    • Living abroad, working in the Netherlands: Discuss with your HR advisor and Um Crossborderwork
  • How do I find housing in the region?
    • House Hunting resources
  • I changed my address. Who do I need to inform? 
    • Change of address
    • Gemeente
    •  SF
  • I am leaving the Netherlands. What do I need to do?
    • Gemeente
    • SF
    • Inform KCIS and HR
  • Where can my children go to school?
    • Day Care
    • International School
  • How can my partner find a job? And does the government provide financial relief for families?
  • How can I open a bank account?
  • How do I get TV-cable and internet? 
  • Where am I Socially Secured?
    • What is Social Security
    • What influences my Social Security?