1 Sep 2016 | Genoveva Geppaart
Biking is very popular in the Netherlands, but unfortunately bikes are often stolen. If you are a victim of bike theft, it is important to inform the police. You will need that police report for your insurance. Without that report, you will certainly not get your bike back.
16 Aug 2016 | Genoveva Geppaart
In 2015, Dutch property prices rose all over the country. In popular locations such as Amsterdam, The Hague and Rotterdam, they even doubled. It is expected that this growth will continue in 2016.
4 Aug 2016 | Genoveva Geppaart
DigiD (short for Digital Identification) is a form of online ID that allows you access to many services and government websites in the Netherlands. The DigiD consists of a username and password that are linked to your personal public service number (BSN).
14 Jul 2016 | ACCESS, for the international community
The Amsterdam region recently launched Deltaplan International Education, an initiative to investigate the issue of waiting lists for international school placements in the Amsterdam area. Its long-term goal is to ensure there are sufficient places at international schools for the growing number ...
17 Jun 2016 | Genoveva Geppaart
Pregnant women who participate in pregnancy groups have fewer problems with delivery than those who get individual care. This is the conclusion of a report by the research organisation TNO.
16 Jun 2016 | Genoveva Geppaart
Many foreigners have been called in the last couple of months by telephone fraudsters who pretend to be employees from the IND. They heard that there were problems with their residence permit and if would have to leave the Netherlands if they didn’t pay. Some only heard that they had to leave the...
8 Jun 2016 | Genoveva Geppaart
It is important that trains depart on time. If a train does not depart on the scheduled time, it may affect the other trains on the same route, and there is a chance you and others will miss your next train.
1 Jun 2016 | ACCESS, for the international community
Starting on 6 June 2016, and as per the schedule below, ACCESS volunteers will be a part of the Expatcenter Amsterdam's services to the international community in Amsterdam, Amstelveen, Almere, Haarlem, Hilversum, Haarlemmermeer and Velsen. Already a successful partnership of these cities, with t...
3 May 2016 | Genoveva Geppaart
ACCESS is delighted to share that it will have volunteering opportunities for expatriates/internationals in Amsterdam; just as we have had for the past year in Utrecht.