Slight increase in total asylum influx in August


The total influx of asylum seekers in August was 2,546, only 13% higher than the previous month. Compared to the number of people who entered the Netherlands a year earlier in August 2015 (7,080) the entry level is now just over one third.

Promotional video about new orientation year available


With effect from 1 March 2016, the Orientation year for graduates and the Orientation year for highly educated migrants were merged into a single, improved scheme.

Change in deployment of personnel and ending of opening hours during the weekends as a result of a lower influx of asylum seekers


In recent months the influx of asylum seekers has been far lower than expected.

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