Nijmegen is a city of about 2000 yours old which lies in the Dutch province Gelderland. The city has over 170.000 inhabitants and is part of the Arnhem-Nijmegen city region, along with 18 other municipalities.

In the city center you will find what may be the oldest shopping street in The Netherands: the Lange Hezelstraat. In this Characteristic street, with only historic buildings, you will find different bars, restaurants and many extraordinary and beautiful shops. From this street you can walk to the famous Kronenburgerpark or the Grote Markt 9 Market square), Nijmegen’s central square. The plesant and modern city center is easily accessible from this location.

To put it briefly: Nijmegen is a versatile and lively city with a rich history. Thanks to the diversity in homes, shops, facilities, its inhabitants and the exuberant character of the city, Nijmegen is bound to offer what you are looking for!

News & Updates

BSR - municipality taxes

Recently you might have received an email of the Belasting Service Rivierenland (BSR) that requests you to  pay a certain amount in 2 terms. This is for the municipality tax. 
The BSR is a tax for the water regulation, pollution tax, etc. You usually pay the tenancy part. If you don't have received any mail; it might have been sent to your DigID account! 


Where to go


Once you are settled in Nijmegen, you would like to know where to go. We will advice you where you should go to eat, sip, and find the best spots to go in the Nijmegen area.

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Finding a House

The Expatdesk Nijmegen is specialized in renting and letting housing accommodations for expats. Over more then 10 years of experience with helping expats to find the right house in Nijmegen or surroundings.
Trough this website you'll find the necessary information that you need once you need a (temporary) housing accommodation in Nijmegen.

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