Call US office +1 800-654-4238

Netherlands: Implementation of European Intra Company Transfer Directive to affect Dutch immigration rules

Implementation of European Intra Company Transfer Directive to affect Dutch immigration rules

From November 29 2016, new regulations for the implementation of the EU directive on temporary intra-company transfers (“The ICT Directive”) will come into action.

The new regulations will limit the duration of secondments into the Netherlands from outside EU member states to three years for managers and specialists and to one year for trainees. These time periods are not renewable. These changes will not affect local hires or employees who are currently in the Netherlands and those who already hold a highly skilled migrant permit issued before 29 November 2016. However, this may present difficulties for those planning to arrange secondments to the Netherlands for more than three years.

More information

If you have any questions, feel free to contact our global Immigration team at immigration@sterling.com or call +44(0)20 8836 3359.

Sterling wins at the 2018 FEM EMMAs
News
12 Nov 2018

Sterling wins at the 2018 FEM EMMAs

Friday 9th November was award winning for the Sterling team at this year’s FEM EMEA EMMAs. The evening started well...

Learn More

WHAT THEY SAY...

Thanks so much for all your additional time and effort on our behalf. I recognise you are very busy and serving several clients at any given time. You have been outstanding and we really do appreciate all of your assistance.
India: e-FRRO’s have been extended across all states
News
22 Oct 2018

India: e-FRRO’s have been extended across all states

Foreign nationals are now required to submit applications (residence permits and visa extensions) online rather than the previous process of...

Learn More
Wordpress | Drupal | Magento | plugins and themes | Developers IT Services | Consulting | Business Solutions