Immigration Services

Citizens with a non-EU nationality need to undergo an immigration procedure if they wish to stay and or work in the Netherlands. Settle Service provides peace of mind by ensuring full compliance with the ever-evolving immigration requirements of the Netherlands. Guiding through the maze of rules and regulations and make sure the relocation is without duress.

How it all starts…

Settle Service analyses the specific situation and consults on the feasibility and the most suitable procedure(s) to follow. Following the consult, the client receives a personalised account on MySettleService, where they will find a comprehensive overview of the destination city and instructions about settling in the Netherlands.

Dependent on the actual situation, several immigration services are available.

“I have an wonderful experience with Settle Service overall and specially Diana has supported and guided me excellent at every step of the process. Really appreciate it.“

— By Syed

Recognised Sponsorship IND

To enable your company to hire highly skilled migrants and researchers, you need to be recognised by the IND and added to the Public Register for Recognised Sponsors…

Highly Skilled Migrant

We can arrange both required compliances with rules and regulations as the more practical assistance for your employees on your behalf…

ICT Directive

The Intra Corporate Transferee (ICT) Directive permit is for non-EU managers, specialists, or trainees transferred to the Netherlands…

Posted Worker

The Posted Worker directive applies to an employee from a company in another EU member state, another country within the European Economic Area…

Blue Card

The EU Blue Card is a residence permit issued for highly qualified employment of third-country nationals in the European Union, designed to make Europe…

Work Permit

When hiring a non-EU as a company the assignee is most likely required to hold (or request) a work permit…

Permanent Residence

When an employee intends to move to the Netherlands long term or permanently, you may want to apply for a permanent residence permit…

Change of Purpose

A change of purpose applies when your employee no longer meets the condition(s) of the type of residence/work permit they hold…

Permit Extension

Applying for a permit extension is important for ongoing compliance. 

We monitor the expiry dates of the permits of…

Family Immigration Services

Our Family Immigration Services provide security for the whole family. When your employee relocates to the Netherlands with their family, the priorities are many…

Immigration Assistance in Other Situations

Immigration assistance is important as obtaining a work and/or residence permit is rarely a straightforward process.

Local Registration

We can arrange both required compliances with rules and regulations as the more practical assistance for your employees on your behalf.

Hiring Ukrainian employees

Update: Hiring Ukrainian employees to work in the Netherlands The process of hiring Ukrainian employees has been simplified by the Dutch immigration authorities. Since 4 March 2022, Ukrainians fall under the Temporary Protection Directive which allows them to live and […]

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30% ruling will be capped per 2024

Amendments in the 30%-ruling benefit  The 30%-ruling is a tax ruling for people who move to the Netherlands from abroad. The ruling compensates for so-called extraterritorial costs, meaning the extra costs that an employee makes by moving to a different country. […]

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6 tips if you have relocating employees to the Netherlands

Settle Service has been assisting international employees for over 30 years. More people than ever before are choosing to make The Netherlands their new home. And we mean waaaay more people. The market is really flooded! This is causing big challenges around housing, schooling and registrations. Do you have relocating employees to the Netherlands? In this article you will find 6 tips to make sure your employee’s relocation […]

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