Expat Center Food Valley
Expat Center Food Valley (ECFV) provides easy access to the Food Valley for highly-skilled migrants. Whether you are relocating an expat for the first time or are already used to hiring foreign employees, we ensure a smooth and fast immigration. Your new employee can start working at your company quickly after arrival in the Netherlands, and we save you time and money. Arrive in the Netherlands today, start working next week; we make it possible.
Full-service for employer and employee
At Expat Center Food Valley, we understand that relocating personnel from abroad to the Netherlands can cause you a great deal of stress. We are happy to help you complete all required immigration formalities. We enable your new employee to start working at your company as soon as possible. And we help the expat find his or her way around by providing practical information.
- Full-service for employers and foreign professionals
- Complete coordination and execution of formalities
- No unexpected surprises
One stop shop
A different desk for every formality? Long waiting times? Not at Expat Center Food Valley. We have in-house desks for the IND and municipality of Wageningen. In a single appointment, we arrange the residence permit and BSN, and we provide the expat with extensive welcoming information. Easy as that!
- One contact person for the whole process
- All formalities arranged well and fast
- Multiple procedures in one go
Our team consists of experienced and enthusiastic immigration consultants, who know exactly which formalities are applicable in every situation. We make sure your highly skilled migrant can start working at your company as soon as possible upon arrival in the Netherlands.
Team up with our immigration consultants
Our experienced immigration consultants have an extensive knowledge of immigration law, legal procedures and documentation processes. They are experts in helping organisations and foreign professionals team up.
Start working quickly
Arrive today, start working next week. At Expat Center Food Valley, we make it possible. By providing full assistance to both employer and employee. Carrying out permit applications and other important formalities in one go. And providing the expat with practical information which will help him or her find his or her way around in the Netherlands.
- Arrive in the Netherlands today, start working next week
- Full assistance on immigration formalities
- Practical information for the expat
Welcome to the region
Expat Center Food Valley Foundation is an initiative of the municipality of Wageningen, Wageningen University & Research, Keygene, Food Valley NL and the province of Gelderland. From our start in 2015, we helped more than 100 companies relocate highly skilled migrants both in and outside the Food Valley. The ECFV team ensures a smooth immigration process and a warm welcome to the region.
- Warm welcome to the region
- Strategic partners
- Extensive collaboration
“The consultants at Expat Center Food Valley really help us, and our expats and non EU interns, by arranging the complicated employment and residence permits to our complete satisfaction.”
Marloes van Meeteren – Hogeschool van Arnhem en Nijmegen
“I am grateful for your priceless help to me. Thank you very much for your quick response and help.”
“Moving to a new place can be very stressful. For me, travelling and settling in the Netherlands was never hard, because I had all the necessary support and information at each step from Expat Center Food valley in Wageningen.”
“We have been satisfied with the services of the Expat Center Food Valley for many years now. The highly skilled migrants feel very welcome in the Netherlands because of their customer-friendly approach.”