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    CattMan - You might also want to contact the...

    CattMan -

    You might also want to contact the customs office (Douane): https://www.rijksoverheid.nl/contact/contactgids/douane-caribisch-gebied

    and this page can also be helpful:...
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    Hi - I've been selling real estate on Bonaire...

    Hi -

    I've been selling real estate on Bonaire for over 15 years and i can tell you that in my experience there may be some silent listings at brokers from time to time, but they are relatively...
  3. Joyce - Agnes Joosten is one of the local...

    Joyce -

    Agnes Joosten is one of the local experts on this and she can give the timing of all of the difference documents that you need.
    Her email address is: agnes2101@hotmail.com
    Her phone is:...
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    Xspect - If you buy a lot on Bonaire and build...

    Xspect -

    If you buy a lot on Bonaire and build a house you will pay for the cost of the land. plus between 6% and 7% for closing costs when you transfer the deed.

    When you are building, all of...
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    Gelonik - The government will send you a bill...

    Gelonik -

    The government will send you a bill in the mail for your property taxes, no matter where you live in the world. It can take 2 months to 6 months to arrive if you don't live in Bonaire....
  6. I suggest getting travel insurance that covers...

    I suggest getting travel insurance that covers medical emergencies when you travel. These things are normally covered, but be sure to check your policy for details.
    If you are a member of D.A.N.,...
  7. I would suggest starting with Bruce Zavon, if he...

    I would suggest starting with Bruce Zavon, if he cant help you, he will probably know someone who can.
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    There are no licensing requirements to work as an...

    There are no licensing requirements to work as an electrician at this time, although that may change in the future. Make sure you have a current license from the US when you move here, just in case....
  9. Sticky: BoBoe - You need to ask Carlo or Agnes how to do...

    BoBoe - You need to ask Carlo or Agnes how to do this as a US citizen, in Holland you can get a certificate proving you are single and never married, or that you don't have children. Because you are...
  10. Sticky: I would talk to Agnes Joosten or Carlo Abdul and...

    I would talk to Agnes Joosten or Carlo Abdul and ask them the best way for you to apply, if there is one. It might not make a difference.
  11. Sticky: Russell - Which passports do you have?...

    Russell -

    Which passports do you have? Netherlands, USA or both? What does you wife have? This is really a question for Agnes Joosten or Carlo Abdul. They will likely have seen this before and can...
  12. I dont know the answer to that. I would ask...

    I dont know the answer to that. I would ask Agnes, or whoever is helping with your application, what you need to do to get it legalized. I would think its the same process as you did with marriage...
  13. Daz & Remi - A criminal background check from...

    Daz & Remi -

    A criminal background check from the RCMP should work, and it is probably required. That document will need to be apostiled or legalized BY THE NATIONAL GOVERNMENT. For US citizens...
  14. Dez - You CANNOT open a bank account without...

    Dez -

    You CANNOT open a bank account without being here in person due to anti-money laundering laws. The banks are required to meet with you in person before the account can be opened. It is...
  15. Dez and Remi - The simple answer to your...

    Dez and Remi -

    The simple answer to your questions is that the residency applications requirements for Canadians are the same as for Americans, you just use a different form. I will try to find...
  16. The airlines are your best bet, assuming your dog...

    The airlines are your best bet, assuming your dog is small enough to go as cargo. If you want to minimize the time you dog is on the plane you can go to one of the cities where the flight comes here...
  17. How big is your dog? Are you moving to...

    How big is your dog?

    Are you moving to Bonaire?
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    Clangsner - Please go to the Residency thread...

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    Please go to the Residency thread and review it for how long it take and what to do. I also suggest using someone to assist you with your first residency application. The people charge...
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    Canuck52 - FYI- Due to the repairs to the...

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    FYI- Due to the repairs to the south pier, there is a serious shortage of sand and gravel so starting construction in two weeks is probably optimistic. Also, it can take from one moth...
  20. Sticky: Here is a link to the link for the current form...

    Here is a link to the link for the current form (in English) for Americans to use when applying for Residency on Bonaire. the link allows you to download a pdf file.
    ...
  21. Chris - The smartest thing for you to do is...

    Chris -

    The smartest thing for you to do is contact the airlines directly and see what they say. Every airline is a little different. All of the US airlines now serving Bonaire from the US are...
  22. Sticky: I just have a cell phone number for Carlo Abdul....

    I just have a cell phone number for Carlo Abdul. His phone is +599-9-526-0555.
  23. Sticky: I think this is correct, but i would suggest...

    I think this is correct, but i would suggest contacting Agnes Joosten or Carlo Abdul to be sure. The list of things you need or the format you need it in seems to change every six months or so. I...
  24. Sticky: If you becomes a Bonairian resident and keep your...

    If you becomes a Bonairian resident and keep your American passport, then you first pay taxes on Bonaire (which are usually deductible in the US) and then you also need to file taxes in the U.S.A....
  25. Sticky: I would ask at the immigration office if they...

    I would ask at the immigration office if they have English versions or either Agnes Joosten or Carlo Abdul can help you with the form. Agnes or Carlo change a small fee to help you with the initial...
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