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Caution: scammers pretending to be IND staff members!

IND warns expats for scammers

Dutch immigration authorities IND has received signals that scammers are pretending to be IND staff members.

The scammers try to have you transfer money to their account. They are calling with a visible 088 or 070-number. The IND also uses 088-numbers, however these are never visible. So, if you find yourself confronted with this scam, please report it directly to the IND. Call 088 04 30470 or email We also advice you to report the scam to the police.


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