IN Amsterdam provides a one-stop-shop service for international companies and their highly skilled migrant employees so they can deal with all the necessary paperwork under one roof. IN Amsterdam is a joint initiative of the cities of Amsterdam, Amstelveen, Almere, Haarlemmermeer, Hilversum and Velsen along with the Immigration and Naturalisation Service (IND). With simplified procedures, IN Amsterdam aims to better meet the needs of international companies and their expatriate employees. Expats can contact or visit the Expatcenter for help with any other expat-related issues - its expert staff are ready and able to answer questions, provide information and offer advice on a wide range of topics. The comprehensive website also offers useful links and tips (www.expatcenter.com). IN Amsterdam's partnership programme connects expats and internationals with local expat-related service providers in the Amsterdam area and provides a full list of trusted partners – from language schools to insurance companies.