Leiden Expat Center



Vacancies Leiden Chamber Choir 22 March 2017

Are you an experienced choral singer, looking for a quality chamber choir in Leiden, directed by a first class professional choir master with ambitions ? Then why not get in touch with the Leids Kamerkoor (Leiden Chamber Choir) ?...more

Keukenhof combi-tickets available at Tourist Office Leiden 21 March 2017

Combi-tickets for the Keukenhof (located in Lisse) are available at the Tourist Office Leiden (Expat Centre Leiden is a part of Tourist Office Leiden). The combi-ticket includes the busride and the entrance....more

Help EURAXESS bij het beter ontsluiten van academisch talent 3 March 2017

EURAXESS is een non-profit initiatief, ingebed in academische organisaties in Nederland en alle andere Europese landen. Er is nog altijd een afstand tussen werknemers in de academische wereld die graag de overstap willen maken naar andere sectoren en potentiële werkgevers. ...more

Survey 30% Tax Ruling 2 March 2017

When you move to the Netherlands to work there, you will possibly have extra costs due to your (temporary) stay outside your country of origin, so-called extraterritorial costs. Your employer may grant you tax-free reimbursements for the extraterritorial costs you incur. This facility is known as the 30% tax ruling. ...more

Expats helping expats 25 February 2017

How are ACCESS' volunteers helping internationals at the Expat Centre Leiden?...more

What does the ECL do and for whom? 12 February 2017

Companies, HR representatives, highly skilled migrants, intra corporate transferees, scientific researchers, entrepreneurs, privileged people, recent graduates, EU citizens with the same qualifications, and their families can contact the regional Expat Centre for government facilities such as a municipal registration, information about for instance driver’s licenses and child support. ...more

Win: Dutch cook book 9 February 2017

A chance to win the book “Daily Dutch Dishes” to improve your Dutch cooking!...more

Leiden opens the 'Stijljaar' in style 8 February 2017

‘Landelijk Mondriaan tot Dutch Design jaar viert 100 jaar De Stijl’ (National Mondriaan to Dutch Design year celebrates 100 years De Stijl) Leiden, 27 January 2017 – Last night – in the Achmea building – the city of Leiden was given the official starting signal for the celebration of the theme year: ‘From Mondriaan to Dutch Design 100 years De stijl, 100 years of innovation’. ...more

Dutch world's happiest children 7 February 2017

When it came to Dutch children rating their own happiness levels, over 95 per cent considered themselves happy. Several other research surveys have similarly highlighted the positive benefits of growing up in the Netherlands....more

70th citizen service number issued this week 6 February 2017

Another milestone for the Expat Centre Leiden! ECL's 70th citizen service number (BSN) was issued this week....more