Welcome to The Hague event

Moving to another country can, at times, feel overwhelming. Whether you have just arrived in the Netherlands or already settled in, your stay here involves some red tape to get through. Even more so when you’ve brought your family along with you. That’s exactly where our newest event comes in!

On Friday November 29 The Hague International Centre organises ‘Welcome to The Hague’ – the family edition. So would like to get to know The Hague better? Meet fellow expat families? Receive information about formalities, schooling, day care and playgrounds? And tips on what to do in your free time? Then this event might just be the thing for you!

The programme includes:

  • Informative presentations
    • How The Hague International Centre contributes to your stay
    • Discover The Hague's culture, events and museums
    • Living in the Netherlands: Meet the Dutch
  • Guided walking tour through the city centre


Friday November 29 from 10:00 hrs to 13:30 hrs.


Centrale Bibliotheek
Spui 68
2511 BT, The Hague

Room: Studio B


Internationals and their families living in The Hague, Delft, Leidschendam-Voorburg or Rijswijk.

Please note: While the event will be of particular interest to new residents of The Hague, people living in the surrounding region are welcome to attend. There are no facilities or activities for children during this event.

About The Hague International Centre

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).


Participation in the Welcome to The Hague programme is free of charge but registration is required.

Registration form - November 29