Variety and every convenience. That's living in Sittard-Geleen. Whether you prefer the historic city centre of a lively city, or you'd rather be in an idyllic village surrounded by green, you'll find what you're looking for in Sittard-Geleen. Whatever you settle on, you'll know you are in a great location and all the facilities you need are close by.
Coronavirus South Limburg (COVID-19)
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You can contact the municipality of Sittard-Geleen in the following ways:
Making an appointment
Most of our services require an appointment.
Moving to Sittard-Geleen from abroad
If you are currently living abroad but you're moving to Sittard-Geleen - or if you will be staying in Sittard-Geleen for at least 4 months during the next 6 months, you have to personally register yourself at city hall within 5 days after arriving.
RWM handles all the city's waste facilities, such as waste collection points (Milieustraat), underground waste containers, and garbage trucks.
Social Security Number (BSN)
The Burgerservicenummer (BSN) is a unique personal number in the Netherlands. Anyone who is registered in the Municipal Personal Records Database (BRP) will receive a BSN. This occurs at birth and immigration.
Exchanging a foreign drivers licence
If you live in the Netherlands, you can exchange your valid foreign driving license.
About the city of Sittard-Geleen
Visit our cityportal insittardgeleen.nl and find out more about working, living or studying in Sittard-Geleen