Netherlands Issues New Income Requirements for Highly Skilled Migrants

The government of the Netherlands has published new income requirements for highly skilled migrants in the Government Gazette (Staatscourant, only in Dutch).

These are the required amounts as of January 1, 2024:

  • Highly skilled migrants over 30 years of age: €5331
  • Highly skilled migrant under 30 years of age: €3909
  • Orientation year for highly educated migrants: €2801
  • European Blue Card: €6245

The above amounts will be published here from January 1, 2024.

The income of a highly skilled migrant must meet the required amount applicable on the application date.

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