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Municipality of Amsterdam


IN Amsterdam is the office for international newcomers of the municipalities of Amsterdam, Amstelveen, Almere, Diemen, Haarlem, Hilversum, Haarlemmermeer and Velsen.

IN Amsterdam organizes regular seminars and hosts events alongside its partners to help internationals discover everything they need to know about living and working in the Amsterdam Area.

Coming events


Q&A session: Starting a business

Answers to questions about issues like immigration, setting up, registration, taxes, VAT and duties (both import and export), product safety and Brexit.

  • Date: Wednesday, 28 September, online
  • Time: 14:00 – 15:00
  • Location: online, MS Teams

Click here for more info and registration


Working in the Amsterdam Area

Looking for a job or a career change? Want to improve your personal brand or learn about the Dutch labour market? Our online event will answer all your questions about working in the Amsterdam Area.

  • Date: Wednesday, 28 September
  • Time: 17:00 – 18:00
  • Location: online MS Teams

Click here for more info and registration


Meet & Greet Healthcare and Social care

This is a great opportunity to meet multiple employers and education institutes from various fields within healthcare and social care.  Whether you have specific questions or are in the first stage of orientation, employers and representatives of education institutes are open to talk with you. Everyone (with or without medical background or fluent Dutch) is welcome.

  • Date: Tuesday, 11 October
  • Time: 14:00 – 16.00
  • Location: at Health Experience Centre Slotervaart

Click here for more info and registration



Recent seminars

IN Amsterdam's previous seminars have covered topics such as healthcare, tax and financial matters, starting a business, finding housing, choosing a school and much more. Watch the video of 'Home Sweet Home' seminar for an idea of what you'll learn.