Contact Netherlands Worldwide
Do you have a question about something on this website? Check out our frequently asked questions for the answer. Or try searching on this website. Can't figure it out? Then please contact us. Our contact details can be found at the bottom of this page.
Frequently Asked Questions
Applying for a Schengen visa for the Netherlands
How can I track the status of my visa application for the Netherlands?
When will I receive the result of my visa application for the Netherlands?
What kind of visas are there for the Netherlands?
Apply for long-stay visa (MVV)
Do I need a visa for the Netherlands?
Do I need a residence permit or visa to live in the Netherlands?
Sponsoring a visitor from abroad
Apply for a Dutch passport or ID card when you live outside the Netherlands
Photo requirements for passports and identity cards
My Dutch passport or identity card has expired (or has almost expired). What should I do?
My Dutch passport or identity card has been lost or stolen outside the Netherlands. What should I do?
Photo for Dutch passport or identity card outside the Netherlands
What is the difference between a passport and an identity card (ID card)?
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The Netherlands Worldwide contact centre can always be reached by phone: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Good to know: if we call you back our phone number will not be visible.
From the Netherlands and all other EU countries local call rates apply. If you call from a country outside the EU you will pay international rates.
If you are outside the EU and want to avoid high phone costs, you can call an embassy or consulate in your area. It will put you through to the contact centre.
Add this number to the contact list on your smartphone or send us a message via the web version of WhatsApp.
- You can only use this number for WhatsApp. You cannot call or text us on this number.
- We will only respond to your WhatsApp message if it is sent in a private chat. If you or someone else sends us a message in a WhatsApp group, we will not respond.
- Do not share any privacy-sensitive information with us via WhatsApp. For example, a citizen service number or a copy of a passport.