Webinar: Moving to the Netherlands as an entrepreneur – Starting a business in the Netherlands in 2022

Updated: 07-2022

You have a business idea, and you think the Netherlands is the right place to execute it. How do you set about realising this? Willem Drost (StartupDelta) and Gülten Çankaya (Immigration and Naturalisation Service, IND) discuss startup visa and residence permit requirements.

Topics that will be discussed:
➝ How to emigrate to the Netherlands: permits and visa
➝ Start up your business *
➝ The benefits of using a facilitator
➝ Your start-up visa **

* Want to know what legal form suits your business idea the best? Use our tool to help you choose your business structure:

** The rules for applying for a startup visa discussed in this webinar are the general rules, that apply to most startups. They are updated regularly and depending on your country of origin and specific situation, certain rules may not apply to you. Your facilitator can help you find out exactly how to apply for your startup visa. Read more:

This video is part of the webinar ‘Starting a business in the Netherlands’. Watch the full webinar here:
You can watch other parts of the webinar here:
Part 2. Registering and starting up a business:
Part 3. Taxes for entrepreneurs:
Part 4. Dutch business climate and culture:

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