The Expat's Guide is a great resource for expats who are settling into Brabant! The welcome guide is available for free at the Expat Center, and is also available to view from this page. It is published twice a year.
Welcome to Brabant/ Introduction to the Netherlands
Introduction to the Netherlands
Moving to Brabant: BSN, Residence Permit, Work Permit, and Driver's License
Living in Brabant: Renting, Buying, Utilities, Waste and Recycling, Places to Live, Banking, Taxation, Insurance, Social Security, Health Care
Working in Brabant: Childcare, Working regions
Studying in Brabant: Dutch schools, International schools, Colleges and universities, Language courses, and Volunteering
Personal & Social Needs: Dutch Manners, Culture & Society, Shopping, Pets, Religion, Special Events, and Expat Networks & Social Clubs
Transport: Bicycles, Public Transport, OV-Chipkaart, Airports, Taxis, Driving
Culture & Leisure: Holidays in the Netherlands, Music, Theater & Ballet, Cinema, Museums, Public Libraries, Activities for Children, Sports, Nature, and Trip Ideas Outside of Brabant
Partnership Program: A distinctive collaboration that has been set up between Holland Expat Center South and private service providers.