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How to make your business sustainable
Learn what you can and must do

Coming to the Netherlands

Starting your business

Running your business

Financing your business


Ending your business


Warning for scam

Fake website

A fake website called Dutch Registry is trying to steal your money by pretending to sell official Dutch Business Register products. Read more.
TEK and other measures

Energy prices: support for entrepreneurs

How does the Dutch government help entrepreneurs deal with the soaring energy costs? Find out about the price cap, TEK and other measures.
Q2 2023 report

Business Survey Netherlands (COEN)

The Business Survey Netherlands (Conjunctuurenquête Nederland, COEN) maps out the most important developments in the economic climate for Dutch entrepreneurs. Click here for the results of Q4 2022.

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In-class training

Qredits Business school for statushouders

Qredits offers training for statushouders that want to start a business in the Netherlands. Free of charge. You learn the what, how, and when in class over a 3-month period. A coach will help you. Click here for more information and to register.
Join our research community

Your business in the Netherlands

Do you want to tell us how to do our job? Sign up for our research community. Read more.
Russia and Ukraine

Information on the current situation

How does the war influence doing business with Ukraine or Russia? Find up-to-date information on the KVK website.

Also on this site


Which taxes do you have to pay?

Businesses have to pay taxes in the Netherlands: VAT, income tax, corporate tax, municipal taxes. Find out which taxes you have to pay.

Search the Business Register

Find out how to access the Dutch Business Register (Handelsregister) at the KVK website.

Video content on

Thinking of coming to the Netherlands and starting a business? offers webinars on starting and financing. Check them out.