Practical Information

Here you can find government, municipal, district and neighborhood websites for The Hague, Rotterdam, Delft, Leiden, Gouda and other cities in Zuid-Holland, Netherlands.
City of Wassenaar municipal website offers English-language information on practical matters when living in Wassenaar: trash pickup, parking, pet ownership, construction projects, local events, etc. City Hall at Johan de Wittstraat 45, Wassenaar
The English-language municipal information website for the city of Voorschoten.
The city, municipality of Dordrecht information website offering info on living in or visiting Dordrecht, the 4th largest city in South Holland. Offices Monday to Friday 08:30-17:00, late Thursday 17:00-19:30. Spuiboulevard 300, 3311 GR Dordrecht.
Information and promotion website for Rotterdams Wilhelminapier and Wilhelminakade. Shops and retail, restaurants, lodging, entertainment, residential and business details on what is offered on the island in Rotterdam harbour.
Website for the shopping area of Reinkenstraat in The Hague Duindorp area. List of shops, news and special events calendar. Accessible by tram 3 (Conradkade). Reinkenstraat, 2517 Den Haag
Zuid-Holland provincial government website with information about services, transportation, construction projects, business and residential issues. Cities in the province include The Hague, Rotterdam, Leiden, Gouda, Delft and Dordrecht.
The Hague International Centre
THIC offers information support to newly arrived expats in The Hague municipality. Highly-skilled migrant workers can receive expedited residence permits through the center. Mon to Fri 08:30-17:00. City Hall (Stadhuis) Atrium, Spui 70, 2511 BT Den Haag.
The Hague Contact Information
Contact info for general community service complaints, to report problems such as non-functioning street lamps or traffic signals in city of The Hague: In person - City Hall Atrium, Mon to Fri 09:00 - 16:00, Thu to 20:00, online using web form, or by tel
Neighborhood website for Noordereiland in the Rotterdam harbour. Among other information it includes schedule of events happening on and around the island.
Huur Team
Rent control type organization in The Hague area with a team that inspects properties to ensure that tenants are not over paying rent. The forms to proceed are on the web site.
The Hague Online
English-language news and entertainment website for expats in The Hague. Reviews of past and upcoming events. Calendar of events. Feature articles. Also produces the "Feel at Home in The Hague" international fair each year in September.
Rotterdam Sport
Practical information about all types of sports offered in Rotterdam such as sports centers, swimming pools, athletic clubs, upcoming tournaments and competitions. The site allows you to filter by neighborhood, type of sport and other parameters.
Online information in English about the municipality of Leiden, as well as tourist attractions, shopping, festivals, events happening in Leiden, Zuid-Holland area.
Here's Holland
An in-depth Holland guide book for expats living in and tourists visiting the Netherlands. An interesting overview of Dutch history and culture, sightseeing landmarks, family outings and maps of each of the 12 Dutch provinces. Available in book stores and...
Local government (gemeente) information website for the municipality of Vlaardingen in Zuid-Holland, including info for residents and businesses in this Rotterdam-area city. Town Hall (Stadhuis) hours are Mon 08:00-20:00, Tue to Fri 08:00-16:00. Westnieuw...
English-language information website for expats living in the Municipality of Delft, including tips on Delft housing, registration process, schools, organizations, leisure activities, events and more. Phoenixstraat 16, 2611 AL Delft
English-language information website of the city, municipality of Rotterdam. Info for residents and businesses of the Rotterdam area. Rotterdam Stadhuis office hours Mon to Fri 08:30-17:00. Metro (Stadhuis). Coolsingel 195-197, 3011 AD Rotterdam
English-language option web site informing expats on life in the Statenkwartier area of the Hague.
Het Hofkwartier
Website for The Hague Hofkwartier, the neighborbood around Noordeinde Palace on the north end of the old town center. Information about businesses and planned events taking place in the area. Only available in Dutch.
Grote Markt Den Haag
Grote Markt Den Haag is the large square in The Hague centrum surrounded by cafes and terrace seating. It is the site for many special events and festivals throughout the year, especially those related to music.
Kralingen Rotterdam
Neighborhood information website for Kralingen Crooswijk area of Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland. Updates on planned events, construction projects and other special interests matters for residents of this section of the city. Dutch only.
English-language information website for the city, Municipality of The Hague. Info for residents, businesses and tourists of The Hague area. Events, sightseeing, transportation, leisure activities and local regulations.
Municipality of Noordwijks local government information website for residents, businesses of the Noordwijk area. Additional information for tourists. Voorstraat 42, 2201 HW Noordwijk
Information website for the Benoordenhout Neighborhood Association of The Hague, with info about the history of the neighborhood, the Benoordenhuis Shopping Center, expat events and social groups in Benoordenhout, Den Haag.
The Angloinfo South Holland How To guides for expats in the Netherlands offer practical information on a wide range of topics, from residency and driving license requirements to childcare, renting an apartment and filing an income tax return.
Practical residents information website for the Moerwijk area of The Hague. Covers sports & leaisure facilities, events and activities in the neighbourhood, traffic and transportion updates, city services in the area, health care centers.
Frederik Hendriklaan
Neighborhood website for De Fred shopping area in The Hague. Calendar of upcoming events, photos from past events, and general news for those living in or shopping in the Frederik Hendriklaan part of the Statenkwartier neighborhood in The Hague.
Archipelbuurt & Willemspark
English-language website for The Hagues Archipelbuurt and Willemspark neighborhood area and the community association. The area lies to the north of the Voorhout area, south of the Statenkwartier and east of the Zeeheldenkwartier.
Speeltuin Vogelenwijk
Playground and park in Leiden University area, west of the Leiden Centraal train station. Open Mon to Fri 09:00-17:30, Sat 12:00-17:30. Accessible by bus #57 (Blauwe Vogelweg). Nachtegaallaan 25, 2333 XT Leiden
The online website for events and activities and general information regarding The Hagues Zeehelden Quarter (Zeeheldenkwartier). English-language website option.
Gemeente Oegstgeest
Practical information for living in the Zuid Holland city of Oegstgeest, a suburb of Leiden. The City Hall operating hours Mon to Fri 09:00-17:00. Open visiting hours 09:00-11:00 Mon-Wed, Fri 18:00-20:00 Wed. Rhijngeesterstraatweg 13, Oegstgeest