Over 10% of the 500.000 people living in The Hague are expats. They easily mix with the (mostly bilingual) Dutch locals and the multicultural population. This city is home to 180 nationalities. Many of these people have a diplomatic background, since The Hague houses the Embassies that want to be close by the Dutch Parliament and Royal Court. The Hague offers you and your family 11 international schools, a community of 3.750 international students and a safe and open society. As your help and advisor, the The Hague International Centre will guide you through the paperwork. Just feel at home.
Join the Clubs
Most expats like to join the Dutch in leisure and culture. Some however like to meet their fellow countrymen in one of the numerous international clubs, pubs or gatherings. Browse through the Expat Service page to find out more about expat organizations in The Hague. On www.thehague.com, the city’s municipal English language website, you find up to date information on a number of aspects related to living in The Hague.