Netherlands embassy in Sofia

Contact details

Bea ten Tusscher
Oborishte Street 15
1504 Sofia
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
+3592816 03 01

Contact details for Consular Section

Opening hours

Due to the Coronavirus the consular section is closed until further notice. In case of an emergency you can call and you will be automatically transferred to the 24/7 Contact Center in The Hague. You can also call the 24/7 Contact Center directly by calling +31 (0) 247 247 247.

For consular emergencies, please send your email to For other questions, you can reach us via or +359 28160300.

For all consular services like passports, identity cards, consular declarations, legalisations of signature and visa:

Make an appointment via our online appointment system.

Check the status of your passport-, identitycard- or visa application.

Dutch nationality certificate

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

Collection of documents (without appointment)

This service is not possible at this  point in time.
Please check the days on which the embassy is closed.

Consular questions

You can ask your question:

  • by phone: +35928160300. 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 the contact form.




Time difference with the Netherlands

+1 hour