Frequently asked questions

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  • Can I get a student grant if I come to study in The Netherlands?

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  • I’m going to study in the Netherlands. Can my partner also come to the Netherlands?

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  • Am I allowed to change to another educational institution?

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  • I graduated and received my diploma. Can I stay in the Netherlands?

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  • I have a contract that is not valid for 12 months anymore. Can I use it to fulfil the standard amount?

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  • I work as a temporary worker. Can I use it to fulfil the standard amount?

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  • Can I count my probation period at work in a contract for 12 months?

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  • What is the status of my application?

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  • I want to visit an IND Desk. Do I have to make an appointment?

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  • How can I get in touch with the person that is processing my application?

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  • Has the IND received my application?

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  • I want to travel, but I don't have a passport. What can I do?

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  • Does a Dutch residence permit allow me to travel within Europe without a visa?

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  • Can I apply for separate recognition for the different business units or faculties of my company or university? ​

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  • Is being recognised as a sponsor linked to a minimum number of applications per year?

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  • Can nationals of the EU/EEA or Switzerland apply for Social Assistance Benefits?

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  • As a citizen of the Netherlands am I considered an EU Community national?

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  • I have lived in another EU country with my non-EU partner. I am a Dutch national myself. Can my partner apply for a residence document as a family member of an EU citizen?

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  • Can I stay in the Netherlands after the Brexit?

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  • Can another person be the sponsor of my family member?

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