Registration of foreign students

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Will you be staying in Eindhoven for at least 4 of the coming 6 months? Register as soon as possible (preferably within 5 days of your arrival) in person at the municipality. To do so, make an appointment online.

If your partner and/or children are moving with you, they also have to come in person.

Do you have a nationality outside the EU? In that case, phone the Immigration and Naturalisation Service (IND) at 0900 - 123 4561.

Step by step

  1. Make an appointment.
  2. Come to Residents' Plaza (Inwonersplein) and bring the necessary documents with you.
  3. You will receive your BSN within 4 weeks.
  4. We will inform a number of organisations about your change of address.