City of Utrecht International Welcome Centre Utrecht Region (IWCUR)

Government formalities

The International Welcome Centre welcomes you to Utrecht Region. Whether you are a newcomer or a current international resident: we are here to help you settle in! We offer a number of free services designed to advise and assist you during your arrival and stay in Utrecht Region.

Our services include

  • Government formalities
    Before starting your new life in Utrecht Region, you should be aware that you need to take care of some essential formalities. At the International Welcome Centre, we offer you personalised support to arrange your legal registration. For further information, contact us or visit our website at
  • Practical information
    After you have sorted out all the formalities, you may still have many questions related to living, working and studying in the Utrecht Region. No problem! Our experts are happy to provide you with information about topics related to housing, education, healthcare, finance, job opportunities, as well as cultural and leisure activities in the region. To start, you can find a lot of information related to these topics on our website.

Learn more at We hope to see you soon!

Hulp en contact

International Welcome Centre Utrecht Region
Stadskantoor Utrecht, Second Floor
Stadsplateau 1, 3521 AZ Utrecht



+ 31 (0)30 - 286 00 00
For English: press 9

Office hours

Monday & Tuesday      09:00h – 12:15h
                                   13:00h – 16:30h
Thursday                     13:00h – 16:30h
Friday                          09:00h – 12:15h