International Welcome Centre Utrecht Region

Free support for internationals

Settling in Utrecht Region? Get a solid start at the International Welcome Centre!

Moving abroad and building a new life is an exciting, life-changing experience. But dealing with a different country and a foreign language and culture can be daunting. Where do you begin? And who do you go to with your questions? The International Welcome Centre Utrecht Region is here to help you settle in. We offer a number of free services to assist you during your arrival and stay. Learn more about how our expat centre can help you or visit us for personal advice.

Contact us

Please note: the International Welcome Centre Utrecht Region has revised services due to the COVID-19 situation. Click here for more information.

Our services

Contact us

The International Welcome Centre is open four days a week to help you settle in. Visit the centre when you have an appointment to arrange your residence permit and/ or municipal registration, or drop by the information desk to have your questions answered and receive a free welcome bag filled with brochures and goodies. You can also contact us by phone or email. We are happy to help.

Read more

Our partners

Are you looking for reliable service providers who are familiar with your needs and offer high-quality services in English? Our partners can help you out.

More info

UR-Glocal Ambassador Club

Meet the ambassadors of UR-Glocal! They are Utrecht Region’s internationals: a community of global citizens with a local perspective. The ambassadors represent the international community of Utrecht Region and work on fun and inspiring projects to further improve the region as a welcoming place for internationals.

Learn more