• 11. Country Profile: The Netherlands
  • 11.1. Introduction
  • 11.2. Background information on the Netherlands
  • 11.2.1.Development in the number of applicants
  • 11.2.2.Number of asylum statuses granted
  • 11.2.3.Main countries of origin
  • 11.2.4.Costs
  • 11.3. Organisation of the asylum procedure
  • 11.3.1.Co-ordination
  • 11.4. Legal basis
  • 11.4.1.Main changes
  • 11.5. Arrangements immediately upon arrival
  • 11.6. Accommodation
  • 11.6.1.Names and addresses of reception and accommodation centres
  • 11.6.2.Special treatment
  • 11.6.3.Standard and facilities of reception and accommodation centres
  • 11.6.4.Possible changes and developments
  • 11.7. Means of subsistence
  • 11.7.1.Possible changes
  • 11.8. Access to education
  • 11.8.1.Possible changes
  • 11.9. Access to the labour market
  • 11.9.1.Possible changes
  • 11.10. Access to health care
  • 11.10.1. Possible changes
  • 11.11. Rules on detention and other restrictions on free movement
  • 11.12. Differences in treatment according to the stage of the asylum procedure and the type of status sought
  • 11.13. Political atmosphere around refugees and immigrants
  • 11.13.1. The public debate
  • 11.13.2. political debate
  • 11.13.3. International co-operation
  • 11.14. Other information