You wish to work in the Netherlands as a highly skilled migrant. You need a residence permit for this.


There are certain conditions that apply to everyone. In addition, you and your employer have to meet the following conditions: 

Ø  You have an employment contract with an employer or research institution in the Netherlands. This employer is a recognized sponsor by the IND. Recognized employers are listed in the Public Register of Recognized Sponsors.

Ø  You are going to earn sufficient income.

Ø  The agreed wage is in accordance with market conditions.