Staff of foreign missions and international organisations are advised to be informed as adequately as possible regarding such practical matters as social security and their residence status.

For things to do before your departure or after your arrival in the Netherlands, see the pages 'Staff of foreign missions' and 'Staff of international organisations'.

For information on protocol matters, see the 'Protocol Guide for International Organisations' and the 'Protocol Guide for Diplomatic Missions and Consular Posts'. These guides are available as pdf downloads.

For contact details and websites of international organisations established in the Netherlands, see the issue 'International organisations'.