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  • Pilot residence permit for essential start-up personnel

    On the first of June, the pilot ‘residence permit for essential start-up personnel’ started. With this pilot, the Netherlands wants to stimulate the economy by giving start-ups the opportunity at an early stage to attract and retain the necessary experts. The pilot starts on June 1, 2021, and ends on June 1, 2025.

  • Start-up

    Since January 1st,2015, the Netherlands has a start-up program for non-EU start-up entrepreneurs.

    Entrepreneurs obtain a residence permit for 1 year to develop their business with the support of a facilitator.