When is household waste collected? May I own a pet? What can I do about neighbour noise? Read on for a brief overview of practical matters related to living in Amsterdam.
Once you have found a place to live, you must make yourself known to the Dutch authorities by registering with your municipality. Read more about what to do once you arrive in the Netherlands.
Problems with your neighbours? Here are some suggestions if you haven’t been able to solve these problems yourself:
Subletting is only permitted if you’re going abroad for field work and for a maximum of 12 months. You can apply for permission to sublet through UvA Staff Housing. Please ask your housing officer for contact details.
Unfortunately, pets are not allowed in any accommodation provided through UvA Staff Housing. Exceptions are made for emotional support animals and assistance dogs.