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Please note! Relocation of IND office Hoofddorp | Immigration and Naturalisation Service (IND)
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Relocation of IND office Hoofddorp March 13, 2017 … In July the IND office Hoofddorp moves to Amsterdam …

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New fees for naturalisation and option as of 1 January 2019
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New fees for naturalisation and option as of 1 January 2019 November 28, 2018 …

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IND sends information letter to British nationals in the Netherlands
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IND sends information letter to British nationals in the Netherlands January 14, 2019 …

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Letter of departure for rejected asylum seekers from safe countries | Immigration and Naturalisation Service (IND)
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Letter of departure for rejected asylum seekers from safe countries December 21, 2016 …

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Survey online services for business clients
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Survey online services for business clients July 31, 2018 … Monday July 30th a large number of IND's …

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Total asylum influx in June 2.045
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Total asylum influx in June 2.045 July 13, 2018 … In June 2018 the total asylum influx (the total of …

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Asian Hotel and Catering Industry Regulations

 - Asian Hotel and Catering Industry Regulations September 28, 2016 … These regulations are a follow-up of …

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Consequences residence permit British citizens (and family members) following the results of the British referendum
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Questions regarding the outcome of the British referendum … While the outcome is clear, we await how the British government will be carrying out the results … As soon as this is known …

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Declining trend in asylum inflows continues in June
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Declining trend in asylum inflows continues in June July 17, 2017 … The total inflow in that month was …

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IND general director Rob van Lint appointed inspector general at the Netherlands Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority
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General director of the IND drs. R.J.T. (Rob) van Lint will become inspector general at the Netherlands Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority … The cabinet has consented to a …

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Influx of asylum seekers in March along the lines of previous months
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Influx of asylum seekers in March along the lines of previous months April 11, 2017 …

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Inspection on illegal employees leads to arrests
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Inspection on illegal employees leads to arrests September 8, 2017 … Now they have to leave the country …

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Number of asylum applications almost stable
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Number of asylum applications almost stable November 13, 2017 … Total asylum influx show little changes …

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Increase in arriving family members of asylum status holders
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Increase in arriving family members of asylum status holders October 11, 2016 …

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Residence permits of the RANOV permit holders expire: Apply for an extension or for a permanent residence permit?
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June 2018, the residence permit for ‘voortgezet verblijf na verblijf op grond van speciale regeling 2007’ will expire for foreign nationals who fell under the pardon scheme …

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Total asylum influx in February 2,159
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Total asylum influx in February 2,159 March 20, 2018 … In February the total asylum influx (first …

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Total asylum influx in March 2.292
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Total asylum influx in March 2.292 April 13, 2018 … In comparison, a year earlier (March 2017) it …

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Asylum inflow decreases slightly, regular applications increase
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Asylum inflow decreases slightly, regular applications increase May 1, 2018 …

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Promotional video about new orientation year available

 - Promotional video about new orientation year available September 5, 2016 … Or are you part of this …

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Do Americans require a visa?
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Do Americans require a visa? March 28, 2017 … The IND is often asked if Americans require a visa …

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Rise in family reunification
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The total influx of asylum seekers (first asylum applications, repeated asylum applications and family members of asylum status holders) in November was 4.022, an increase of …

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Small decline in number of first asylum applications
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Small decline in number of first asylum applications March 15, 2017 … In the month of February 2017 …

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Informative TV programs in waiting rooms Ter Apel
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Informative TV programs in waiting rooms Ter Apel March 2, 2017 … To make better use of time we started …

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Opening hours IND during holidays
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Opening hours IND during holidays December 18, 2018 … The IND will be closed during the coming holidays …

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Term application Dutch citizenship after an offence from four to five years
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Term application Dutch citizenship after an offence from four to five years May 2, 2018 …

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Administrative fine for au pair agency for insufficient compliance with its duty of due care
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The Council of State recently ruled that the IND had rightly imposed an administrative fine on an au pair agency for noncompliance or insufficient compliance with its duty of …

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Earlier registration of asylum seekers in the Personal Records Database (BRP)
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Earlier registration of asylum seekers in the Personal Records Database (BRP) October 4, 2017 …

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Companies give applying online to the IND a 7.8 score
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Companies give applying online to the IND a 7.8 score November 6, 2018 … The purpose of the survey was …

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Some applications for a permanent residence permit were assessed incorrect concerning the civic integration level
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As of January 1, 2015, the requirements for two of the more than 15 possible grounds for exemption for the civic integration examination have become more stringent …

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Increasing possibilities for online services
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Increasing possibilities for online services March 30, 2017 … Clients have a growing number of …

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New fees as of 1 January 2017
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With effect from 1 January 2017, the fees are increased by 1.8 … The fees are indexed annually on the basis of the index of negotiated wages as calculated by Statistics Netherlands …

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Change of postal addresses
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Our postal addresses have changed since 1 February … What does this mean? We ask that after this date, you send any post related to a residence permit (or application for a …

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Continual decrease in asylum applications
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Continual decrease in asylum applications September 18, 2017 … The total influx of asylum seekers …

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Total influx of asylum seekers 2016 31.600
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Total influx of asylum seekers 2016 31.600 January 16, 2017 … The total influx of asylum seekers (first …

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Total asylum influx in April 2.296
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Total asylum influx in April 2.296 May 22, 2018 … In April 2018 the total asylum influx (the total of …

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Dutch Minister of Migration to add to list of safe countries of origin
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Dutch Minister of Migration to add to list of safe countries of origin October 12, 2016 …

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Newsletter IND Zakelijk published on Rijksoverheid.nl

 - Newsletter IND Zakelijk published on Rijksoverheid.nl September 30, 2016 …

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Again IND clients victim to telephone scams
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Again IND clients victim to telephone scams March 20, 2017 … Again the IND has received signals that …

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Georgia visa free
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Georgia is visa free from March, 28 … Nationals of Georgia will no longer require a visa for a short stay visit (max … They have to be in possession of a biometric passport …

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Aly van Berckel started as new general director IND 1 February 2018
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Today, 1 February, Aly van Berckel officially started as new general director of the the Immigration and Naturalisation Service (IND) of the Ministry of Security and Justice …

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Aly van Berckel general director of the IND
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Aly van Berckel general director of the IND December 15, 2017 … Aly van Berckel will become general …

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Influx of asylum seekers in May: an increase of first and repeated applications for asylum, a decrease of entries for family reunification
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In May, the total influx of asylum seekers was 2,806, almost 2% less than the previous month (2,857 in April … The number of first and repeated applications for asylum increased by …

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National Open Reception Centre Day on 23th September
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National Open Reception Centre Day on 23th September July 4, 2017 … This year, they are organising this …

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Number of asylum seekers from safe countries on the rise

 - Number of asylum seekers from safe countries on the rise September 29, 2016 … In the top 10 of the …

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IND annual report 2016 - A year of major challenges
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IND annual report 2016 - A year of major challenges April 10, 2017 … The IND annual results 2016 have …

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Total asylum influx in October 2.909
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Total asylum influx in October 2.909 November 19, 2018 … In October 2018 the total asylum influx (the …

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Total asylum influx in August 2.856
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Total asylum influx in August 2.856 September 12, 2018 … In August 2018 the total asylum influx (the …

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Indication of work status for extension of GVVA (single permit for residence and work)
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Indication of work status for extension of GVVA (single permit for residence and work) April 6, 2017 …

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International Commercial Trade Regulations
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On 1 July 2017 the International Commercial Trade Regulations enter into force … These Regulations replace the Knowledge-based Industry Pilot Project, which expires as of 1 July …

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Online services at the IND: quicker and better
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Online services at the IND: quicker and better August 6, 2018 … Nowadays you can do so online …

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Following family members of refugees to Ter Apel as of February 2018
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As of 1 February 2018 following family members of refugees who arrive in The Netherlands must report themselves at Ter Apel … Do you arrive in The Netherlands as a following member …

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Japanese nationals no longer free on the labour market as of 1 January 2017

 - Japanese nationals no longer free on the labour market as of 1 January 2017 November 9, 2016 …

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Decrease asylum application continues
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The total influx of asylum  seekers (first asylum applications, repeated requests for asylum and family members of asylum status holders) decreases since February 2017 …

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Total asylum influx in July 2.823
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Total asylum influx in July 2.823 August 20, 2018 … In July 2018 the total asylum influx (the total of …

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Moroccans and Algerians 34 percent of first asylum applications
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Moroccans and Algerians 34 percent of first asylum applications November 14, 2016 …

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Application forms and brochures only available online
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Application forms and brochures only available online July 6, 2017 … From 1 June 2017 it is no longer …

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Response of the IND to publications in the media dated 2 July 2018 on the IND's digitisation project
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in the media indicate that the IND is ​carrying out a digitisation project with higher costs than foreseen and a longer time frame than initially estimated … At the time, it was a …

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Total asylum influx in January 2,400
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Total asylum influx in January 2,400 February 20, 2018 … In the month of January 2018 the total asylum …

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Have you submitted an application for extension of your temporary residence permit?
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Have you submitted an application for extension of your temporary residence permit? July 6, 2018 …

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Receive your digital IND mail through Berichtenbox!
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Receive your digital IND mail through Berichtenbox! July 10, 2017 … The IND is also sending its mail …

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86% of new graduates submit a digital application to the IND for the ‘Orientation Year for Highly Educated Persons’
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In the spring of 2018, the IND started campaigns to encourage recent graduates to submit applications for the 'Orientation Year for Highly Educated Persons' in digital form …

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Asylum statistics November 2017
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In the month of November the total asylum influx was 2,305 … In comparison: a year earlier -  November 2016 - this figure was 4,004 … First applications and applications for family …

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The IND desk in Amsterdam is moving on 20th August , 2018
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The IND desk in Amsterdam is moving on 20th August , 2018 June 8, 2018 … As a result of our relocation …

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New Dutch citizens - congratulations!

 - Today is the 10th anniversary of the Naturalisation Day … This event was introduced to present the official declaration – the naturalisation decision- to those who have become a …

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The IND offices in Rijswijk and Hoofddorp are moving to The Hague
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The IND offices in Rijswijk and Hoofddorp are moving to The Hague June 14, 2017 … Where do I need to go …

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Monitoring visits at recognised sponsors
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Monitoring visits at recognised sponsors April 25, 2018 … Employers who employ highly skilled migrants …

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10 July 2018: Webinar 'Work in Holland: Special permit for alumni of higher education'
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July 10, 2018, the IND and Nuffic will broadcast the English webinar 'Work in Holland: Special permit for alumni or higher education … Are you an international (non-EU)  student and …

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New directive improves mobility within the EU for researchers and students from ‘third countries’
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It will soon be simpler for third-country nationals with a residence permit issued by a Member State of the European Union to stay as a student or researcher in another Member …

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Applying for your baby's residence permit online
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Applying for your baby's residence permit online October 17, 2017 … Have you had a baby? Then it's now …

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Appointment online for a DNA test
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Appointment online for a DNA test April 16, 2018 … As of 16 April 2018, you have to make an appointment …

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Asylum influx in 2017 equal to 2016
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Asylum influx in 2017 equal to 2016 January 16, 2018 … In 2017 the total asylum influx (first asylum …

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Total asylum influx in September 2.990
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Total asylum influx in September 2.990 October 18, 2018 … In August  the total asylum influx was 2.860 …

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MijnOverheid: as of 9 October, Berichtenboxapp (Message Box app) is available in the app stores
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The IND is connected to the Message Box of MijnOverheid … This is your personal, secure mailbox for digital mail from government organisations … You can receive your mail from the IND …

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Slightly lower influx of asylum seekers in July
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Slightly lower influx of asylum seekers in July August 14, 2017 … July the total influx of asylum …

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Airport transit visa requirement for Cubans as of 29 January 2018
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The Dutch minister of Foreign Affairs has decided to introduce the airport transit visa requirement on 29 January 2018 for Cubans traveling to a destination outside the Schengen …

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New IND Privacy Statement
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The IND therefore deals carefully and transparently with your personal data … Since 25 May 2018 the IND has applied a new privacy statement … ensures that the processing of your …

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Accessibility Customer Information Center

 - No welcome texts or queue information on the phone due to a malfunction … The customer information number can be reached by telephone … Due to a technical malfunction you will not be …

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Again IND clients victim to telephone scams

 - Again IND clients victim to telephone scams October 5, 2016 … the IND has received information that …

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Brazil and Trinidad and Tobago are also safe countries of origin now
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Brazil and Trinidad and Tobago are also safe countries of origin now May 1, 2017 …

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First collection folder issued
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On July 14th, the first collection folder was issued to an asylum seeker who just arrived at the Application Center in Ter Apel … The folder allows asylum seekers to store leaflets …

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March 29 2018: Webinar Starting a Business in the Netherlands
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On March 29, 2018 Business.gov.nl will broadcast a webinar Starting a business in the Netherlands … Starting a business in the Netherlands is an attractive option for foreign …

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Persons falling under the RANOV have to pay for the renewal of their residence permit
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In June 2018 the permit for continued residence (non-temporary humanitarian grounds) will expire for many foreign nationals who fall under the Regulation for the Settlement of the …

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Ratko Mladic sentenced to life in prison
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Ratko Mladic sentenced to life in prison November 22, 2017 … Mladic is being held responsible for …

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Refugee Buddy App also available now for iPhone-users

 - Refugee Buddy App also available now for iPhone-users October 24, 2016 … Refugee Buddy App is an app by …

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Successful Open Asylum Seekers’ Centre Day 23 September 2017
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About 27,000 people paid a visit to an asylum seekers’ centre on 23 September, National Open Asylum Seekers’ Centre Day … Asylum seekers' centres all across the country opened their …

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The total influx of asylum seekers in April decreased on all points
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The total influx of asylum seekers in April decreased on all points May 16, 2017 …

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The Netherlands received 2153 asylum seekers from Greece and Italy
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The Netherlands received 2153 asylum seekers from Greece and Italy August 3, 2017 …

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Succesful webinar ‘Starting a business in the Netherlands’
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Succesful webinar ‘Starting a business in the Netherlands’ May 3, 2018 … At the end of March 2018 the …

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Assessment of asylum applications by LGBTIs and converts in the House of Representatives
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Today Minister Mark Harbers will inform the House of Representatives about the motion by Groothuizen … In the past months, this motion on the assessment of the credibility of …

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Total asylum influx in May 2.631
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Total asylum influx in May 2.631 June 18, 2018 … In May 2018 the total asylum influx (the total of …

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The Netherlands and South Korea continue agreement on international exchange program as from 1 October 2016
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from 1 October 2016, young South Korean people between the age of 18 and 30 may, from 1 October 2016 onwards, be introduced to Dutch culture and society again by means of a …

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New employment statuses allow for more room for entrepreneurship
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New employment statuses allow for more room for entrepreneurship March 30, 2017 …

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Ukraine visa free
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Ukraine is visa free from June, 11 … Nationals of Ukraine will no longer require a visa for a short stay visit (max … They have to be in possession of a biometric passport …

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Slight increase in total asylum influx in August
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Slight increase in total asylum influx in August September 8, 2016 … total influx of asylum seekers in …

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New income requirements as of 1 July
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New income requirements as of 1 July June 29, 2017 … Each year on 1 January and 1 July, the standard …

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Number of applications for family reunification declined
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Number of applications for family reunification declined March 2, 2017 … In January 2016 this was still …

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On 1 January 2019, the Netherlands and Hong Kong started an international exchange programme
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The exchange programme will last two years … As of 1 January 2019, young persons from Hong Kong between 18 and 30 years old can get to know to the Dutch culture on a working holiday …

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Upload documents online
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Since May 17th you can upload additional documents online … You have submitted an application or notice of objection and you want to add one or more additional documents …

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Employers punished for fiddling with highly skilled migrants 24 October 2018
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The IND and the Inspectorate of Social Affairs and Employment (SZW) fiercely combat employers who do not abide by the rules laid down in the highly skilled migrant scheme …

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Intra corporate transferees

 - This follows from European Directive 2014/66/EU for Intra Corporate Transferees (ICT … This purpose of residence comes with a permit that allows the holder to work in the Netherlands …

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New fees as of 1 January 2018
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New fees as of 1 January 2018 October 2, 2017 … With effect from 1 January 2018, the fees are increased …

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New income requirements for highly skilled migrants and Blue Cardholders published
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New income requirements for highly skilled migrants and Blue Cardholders published December 8, 2017 …

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Going on holiday? Make sure that you have a valid residence permit
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Make sure that you have a valid residence permit June 11, 2015 … Are you going on holiday outside the …

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New fees as of 1 January 2019
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New fees as of 1 January 2019 December 24, 2018 … With effect from 1 January 2019, the fees are …

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New income requirements for knowledge migrants and Blue Card Holders
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New income requirements for knowledge migrants and Blue Card Holders December 14, 2018 …

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Total Aslylum Trends November 2.589
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Total Aslylum Trends November 2.589 December 21, 2018 … In November 2018 the total asylum influx (the …

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Right of residence transition scheme for British citizens in the Netherlands
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Right of residence transition scheme for British citizens in the Netherlands January 8, 2019 …

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As of 1 July, Croats free to engage in work on the labour market
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On 1 July 2013 Croatia joined the European Union … Netherlands, like many European countries, back then made use of the possibility of postponing the right of workers to freedom of …

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IND improves its manner of dealing with whistle blowers’ notifications
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IND improves its manner of dealing with whistle blowers’ notifications January 9, 2019 …

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Majority of the population is in favour of the reception of refugees
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Majority of the population is in favour of the reception of refugees March 27, 2018 …

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Making an appointment online
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As of 12 February 2018, you can schedule an appointment online to visit one of the IND Desks (Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Utrecht, Zwolle, Den Bosch, Eindhoven and The Hague …

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Customer Experience Survey: asylum seekers are fairly satisfied with the services provided by the IND, COA and DT&V
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Asylum seekers and employees of the organizations cooperating in the immigration are reasonably satisfied with the services of the so called 'Small Chain' (IND, COA and DT & V …

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Temporary solution passport problems Venezuelans
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Temporary solution passport problems Venezuelans November 1, 2017 … Due to a paper shortage in …

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Adjustment of fees per 3 May 2018
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Adjustment of fees per 3 May 2018 March 30, 2018 … The IND has recently calculated new cost prices …

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Making an appointment online
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from 27 September, you can easily and quickly make an appointment online for a number of products and services … You can choose a day and time yourself that suits you best …

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Moment of applying for renewal of a residence permit and applying for a permanent residence permit
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The moment of applying depends on the type of permit and the application … On the front of your residence permit you can find which permit you have under 'bijzonderheden …

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Visiting an IND-desk only possible by appointment
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Visiting an IND-desk only possible by appointment July 10, 2018 … Would you like to visit one of the …

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