About the IND

From refugees to specialised knowledge migrants: the IND assesses all applications from foreign nationals who want to live in the Netherlands or want to become Dutch citizens. And we do that carefully, because our work matters.


Total asylum influx in August 2.856

- ​In August 2018 the total asylum influx (the total of first and repeated asylum applications and ...

Online services at the IND: quicker and better

- “Applying to the Immigration and Naturalisation Service (IND) for a residence permit? Nowadays...

Visiting an IND-desk only possible by appointment

- ​Would you like to visit one of the IND desks? To make use of the products and services at the IN...

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​Presentation at location

The IND gives group presentations and participates in social gatherings.

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