Connecting internationals to The Hague region

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Following national measures to curb the spread of the Coronavirus, only visitors with an appointment will be attended to. Please read about our revised services for the latest updates.

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Information about coronavirus for internationals

We have created a resource centre for all essential information about coronavirus in the Netherlands.


What do we do?

We offer information and guidance about living and working in The Hague region. We also take care of formalities such as municipal registration, citizen service number (BSN), issuance of residence permits. Moreover, we organise events for you to settle in The Hague region. We do this in close collaboration with our partners ACCESS and the Immigration and Naturalisation Service (IND).

The Hague International Centre

We are the point of contact for international staff of organisations and companies in The Hague, Delft, Leidschendam-Voorburg and Rijswijk. We offer you a soft landing and make you feel at home in The Hague region.

What is DigiD?
With your DigiD (short for Digital Identification), you can prove your identity online to hundreds of government organisations in order to get access to their services. It is like a digital version of your passport or driving licence.
How do I get a coronavirus vaccine?

Everyone aged 18 and over in the Netherlands will be invited to get vaccinated against COVID-19. Everyone living in the Netherlands is eligible for an EMA-certified COVID-19 vaccination.

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