Amsterdam

Living and
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Salil Padmanabh

"At the InterNations events here in Amsterdam, I've come to know so many friendly expats. Both Indians and expatriates from other countries. "

Isabella Martinez

"For my little daughter I've been looking for a good language teacher who also speaks Spanish. I've finally found him on InterNations."

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 moving to Jersey City to working in Hong Kong.

Top Articles in the Amsterdam Expat Guide

  • Moving to Amsterdam

    With our help you’ll be fully prepared for moving to Amsterdam: our expat guide has important info on visas, residence permits, public transportation and popular residential areas for expats. There is no more reason to worry about the red tape, as moving to Amsterdam has never been so easy!
  • Living in Amsterdam

    Thanks to our expat guide to living in Amsterdam, with info on housing, education, and healthcare, you will quickly find your way around your new home. Like most expats, you will love Amsterdam for its multicultural charm, easy-going attitude, and picturesque flair.
  • Working in Amsterdam

    As an expat working in Amsterdam, you’re right in the business hub of the Netherlands, with many big international companies close by. Read everything you need to know about the job search, taxation, and business etiquette. We’ll help you make the most of your expat life in Amsterdam!

Information on the Expat Life in Amsterdam

Are you looking specifically for international attorneys in town or a doctor speaking your native language 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.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Amsterdam? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as working in Dubai or living in Rome!

Salil Padmanabh

"At the InterNations events here in Amsterdam, I've come to know so many friendly expats. Both Indians and expatriates from other countries. "

Isabella Martinez

"For my little daughter I've been looking for a good language teacher who also speaks Spanish. I've finally found him on InterNations."

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