Expat Information

The Rotterdam Expat Centre is pleased to welcome you as a new citizen and wants to make sure you feel at home. There are a few essentials that you need to arrange upon your arrival in Rotterdam in order to get comfortably settled. This may include help with local or international education, healthcare, housing, taxes and careers.

In addition, the Rotterdam Expat Centre can assist highly skilled migrants with the entire immigration procedure with the IND (Immigration and Naturalisation Service) and the registration process on your behalf.

The Rotterdam Expat Centre can help you find your way in Rotterdam and simplify your relocation. We achieve these goals by offering free, tailor- made information and services to all expats and companies employing international employees in Rotterdam. Rotterdam information desk can help you provide the information what you need to relocate to Rotterdam. For more information: https://www.rotterdam.nl/english/expat-centre/


I Am Expat is another useful site for information from official issues, for example permits, health care and insurances to housing, education and lifestyle. The site also gives background information about life in general in the Netherlands.  For more information: https://www.iamexpat.nl/expat-info