Bank account

If you want to open a bank account, you can either go to a bank branch nearby or to one of their websites. In The Netherlands, you have different banks to choose from. Look for a bank that fits your needs. The three major banks in The Netherlands are ING, Rabobank and ABN Amro. If you want to open a bank account, you will need the following documents:

  • ID (passport or identity card) 
  • Citizen service number 
  • Proof of address 
  • Residence permit