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EU/EEA or Swiss citizens and family members

You wish to live and work in the Netherlands. You have the nationality of an EU/EEA country or Switzerland. Or you are a family member of an EU/EEA or Swiss citizen.

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Application forms and brochures only available online

- ​From 1 June 2017 it is no longer possible to receive printed application forms and brochure...

New income requirements as of 1 July

- ​Each year on 1 January and 1 July, the standard amounts are reviewed by the Minister of Social A...

New income requirements as of 1 January

- ​Each year on 1 January and 1 July, the standard amounts are reviewed by the Minister of Social A...

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Nice to know

  • You cannot apply for public funds, such as social welfare benefits. This does not apply if you have permanent residence for EU citizens.

  • Do companies, organisations or employers ask you for proof of lawful stay? You can show them this letter.

  • Are you planning to stay in the Netherlands for more than 4 months? You have to register in the Municipal Personal Records Database (BRP) in the municipality where you live.