A lot is involved in moving to a new country and working there. These pages and the International Desk (Loket Buitenland) intend to help international LUMC employees find their way in the LUMC and through the Dutch regulations.
- Entry and residence permits
- Finding accomodation in the Netherlands
- Social insurances, health insurance and pension
- Leiden and surroundings
- Expat Center Leiden
Tip: the free app Welcome2NLResearch aims to help foreign employees with their immigration in the Netherlands, by providing useful information about work, housing and the necessary documentation. The app is available for Android and iOS. Find your free download in the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store.
What does the International Desk do?
The International Desk handles the appointment of foreign employees and of LUMC employees abroad. In addition, the International Desk provides the following services:
- applications for entry and residence permits for family members of new, foreign employees;
- applications for the 30% facility.
Where can you find the International Desk?
The International Desk of the Personnel Service Center is represented by personnel assistants from the various LUMC divisions. You will be contacted by one of the representatives of the International Desk to arrange for your appointment at the LUMC, and the immigration procedures you may need to follow.