Netherlands Worldwide

Netherlands embassy in Colombo, Sri Lanka


25 Torrington Avenue
Colombo 07
Sri Lanka

Front desk

Making an appointment

If you are in Sri Lanka and need a product or service from the Dutch government, find out how to make an appointment.

Opening hours

A visit to the consular section is only possible by appointment.

Ask your question

  • by phone: +94112510200. If you are calling from the Netherlands, call +31 247 247 247.
  • via WhatsApp. Click here to send us a WhatsApp message. Or add our number +31 6 8238 8055 to the contacts list on your smartphone and then send a message.
  • via the contact form.

Closing days 2023

The embassy in Colombo will be closed on the following days:

6 January - Poya
6 March - Poya
7 April - Good Friday
13 and 14 April - Sinhala and Tamil New Year 
1 May - May Day
5 May - Vesak Full Moon Poya
29 June - Id-Ul-Alha (Hadji)
3 July - Poya
1 August - Poya
28 September - Holy Prophet's Birthday
29 September - Poya
25 December - Christmas
26 December - Poya

*All other public holidays, including Poya days, the embassy will be open.

Contact details for other embassy departments and honorary consuls are listed at