Why choose Expatica

Thinking of relocating your business to the Netherlands? Unsure about what you and your employees can expect from the Dutch way of life? Expatica can help.

Who are we?

Since 2000, Expatica has been the expat community's online home away from home. With an insightful mix of current affairs, in-depth features, and lifestyle guides, we help expats get the most from their new lives abroad.

What does Expatica do?

At Expatica, we pride ourselves on being world leaders in giving expats all the essential information they need. Whether you're a business owner, a family of four, or an exchange student, you'll find a wealth of advice and guidance about your new home in our expert country guides. From immigration requirements to opening a bank account, you'll find everything you need to know in order to live your life to the fullest.

We can help get your show on the road...

Moving abroad can be challenging. We know, we've been there. When it comes to relocating your business to the Netherlands, the sheer number of things you need to organize can seem overwhelming. But it doesn't have to be like that.

Whether you're looking for advice on moving to the Netherlands or paying your taxes, our expert guides provide all the information you need. We explain everything you need to know in simple, easy-to-understand English. Many of our guides are also sponsored by relevant providers, meaning trusted expat-services are just a click away.

And that's not all. We can also help you recruit new team members when you advertise on the Expatica job listings or explore our Dutch directory. There you will find hundreds of expat-friendly companies just waiting to help you settle into your new home. From large multinational health insurance providers to local English-speaking contractors, you'll find them all on Expatica.

...and ensure your employees settle in

Are you moving to the Netherlands with an international workforce? Ensuring they feel at home in their new surroundings is essential to making your relocation a success. And Expatica can help you do just that.

Firstly, our online housing portal will help your employees find their dream Dutch home. Whether they're looking for a family home in Amsterdam or a waterfront penthouse in Rotterdam, our listings offer a wide range of options for all tastes and budgets.

We also have expert features on everything they'll need to settle into Dutch life. If they have children, for instance, our education guides will help them find the right school for their little ones. If they're looking to learn Dutch, our articles on language learning will help them find a class that suits their level and schedule.

With Expatica, your colleagues will feel like a local in no time.

And it doesn't stop there...

The expat journey doesn't stop after the first few months. Here at Expatica, we stay with you during every step along that journey. Our wide range of guides and diverse online community will keep you entertained and informed for months, years, and even decades after you move.

We can even play Cupid! If you or your colleagues are looking for love in the Netherlands, our Expatica dating site can help you find your 'happily ever after'. In our unique Dutch lifestyle section, you can explore everything the Netherlands has to offer. From the most delicious Dutch recipes to the best things to do with kids, we have tips and guidance on everything you could possibly need for your Netherlands adventure.

Get more from your move to the Netherlands with Expatica.


Hans Groen