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InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Amsterdam

  • Build up valuable contacts with like-minded Amsterdam expats
  • Find reliable information and trustworthy tips about the expat life in Amsterdam
  • Join top-class InterNations events to meet fellow expatriates in town

Make the most of living and working in Amsterdam

Expat living in Amsterdam raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from Dutch authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺWhere can I buy decent second-hand bikes for my kids?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend serviced apartments in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Amsterdam takes a lot of time. Our Amsterdam expat guide is there to make your relocation to Amsterdam as easy as possible. Starting with culture and sights to information about travel & accommodation, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Amsterdam.

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Amsterdam. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world – from move to Jersey City to working in Hong Kong.

Amsterdam Expat Locations

The IJ-Kantine

The IJ-Kantine

Restaurants & Nightlife

Life Abroad, Heather´s blog

Life Abroad, Heather´s blog

Expat Institutions & Clubs

The Defence Line of Amsterdam

The Defence Line of Amsterdam

Culture & Sights

Chet's Jazz Café

Chet's Jazz Café

Restaurants & Nightlife

Mediamatic Fabriek

Mediamatic Fabriek

Culture & Sights

HEAT Amsterdam Cooking Studio

HEAT Amsterdam Cooking Studio

Restaurants & Nightlife

Industrieele Groote Club

Industrieele Groote Club

Restaurants & Nightlife

Grand-Café Dante

Grand-Café Dante

Restaurants & Nightlife

Information on the Expat Life in Amsterdam

Are you looking specifically for international attorneys in town or the Norwegian consulates in the Netherlands? In addition to our expat guide, the expat directory for Amsterdam provides you with listings of all expatriate-relevant locations and relocation services in Amsterdam. Furthermore, you might want to also consider our Amsterdam expats forum to receive first hand information from your fellow expats.

Simply become a member of InterNations Amsterdam and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly Goededag among our expats living and working in Amsterdam.

We certainly do not limit ourselves to Amsterdam, though. Our guide includes many more expat hotspots, with advice ranging from working in Dubai to live in Rome.

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