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International Move of a Goldfish

25 Years ago I relocated  a very nice family from the US. They had a dog, a cat and a goldfish. The pets were joining the family after their move to the Netherlands. The dog and the cat were easy, although the costs were high. The pet animal had to be be marked by the implantation of […]

Erkend Referent

Onlangs werd ik benaderd door een Kennismigrant. Hij was van baan veranderd.  Zijn nieuwe werkgever bleek echter nog niet aangesloten te zijn bij de Kennismigranten module als ‘Erkend referent’. Gelukkig was de IND zo vriendelijk geweest de expat een tijdelijke sticker te geven met de vermelding Kennismigrant  en ‘Arbeid vrij’.  Maar hij kon helaas zijn verblijfsdocument […]

Dutch Driving License for Expats

A while ago I got a call from a stressed expat. He had been stopped by the police and they had taken his car. Why? He was a resident and had not changed his Foreign Driving Licence into a Dutch one. His employer was unaware of this obligation and had given him a company car.  He needed help… […]