Netherlands embassy in Canberra

Contact details

Marion Derckx
120 Empire Circuit
Yarralumla ACT 2600
24 hours, 7 days a week
Opening hours

Visiting hours

Monday - Thursday: 9.00am - 17:00pm.

Friday: 9.00am - 13:00pm.

Take notice of the days on which the embassy is closed.

Contact details for Consular Section

Opening hours

The embassy in Canberra does not have a consular section. For all your consular questions, we refer you to the consulate-general in Sydney.

Laissez-Passer (LP)

The embassy can issue LPs. However, you always need to send an e-mail with your personal details to the consulate-general in Sydney first. They have to ask permission for issuing an LP in The Hague.

Passports and identity cards

In Australia you can apply for a Dutch passport and/or ID card at the VFS Global office in Perth and at the consulate-general in Sydney. Before you make an appointment, please check the page Applying for a passport or identity card for the required documents.

Dutch nationality certificate

Read on the page Applying for a Dutch nationality certificate if you live in Australia, which documents you need and how to apply for the certificate.

Book an appointment at the consulate-general in Sydney

Go to the online appointment system of CG Sydney.

Book an appointment at the VFS Global office Perth

Go to the online appointment system for passports and ID cards of VFS Global in Perth.

Schengen visa and Caribbean visa

Go to the online appointment system for visa of VFS Global.

Consular questions

You can ask your question:

  • by phone: +61262209400. 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 +316 8238 8055 to the contacts list on your smartphone and then send a message.
  • via our contact form.




Time difference with the Netherlands

+ 8 hours (in Australian winter) / + 10 hours (in Australian summer)