Fall influx of asylum seekers continues in April


The total inflow of asylum seekers in April 2016 (1.473) decreased compared to March 2016 (1784). Compared to April last year (1892) the total number of asylum seekers coming to the Netherlands is slightly lower.

Again IND clients victim to telephone scams


​Again the IND has received information that clients are being contacted by fraudsters. Report the scam to the IND by calling 08804-30470.

Asylum seekers will receive letter from the IND


Asylum seekers who registered prior to 18 February 2016 and are still awaiting a decision on their application, will receive a personal letter from the IND.

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The Immigration and Naturalisation Service (IND) IN 2015 Annual Report. 




Questions and answers concerning the increased influx of asylum seekers

There is a considerable increase in the number of asylum applications submitted in the Netherlands. What does this mean and what measures have been taken.