Closing dates 2021 Netherlands missions in China

Due to the Coronavirus the consular sections are 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. 

or email us:

  • The Consulate-General in Shanghai if you are in Shanghai, Jiangsu, Zhejiang and Anhui through
  • The Consulate-General in Guangzhou if you are in Fujian, Guangdong, Hainan or Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region through
  • The Embassy in Peking if you are in Peking or other areas of China through

The Netherlands embassy in Beijing, the consulates-general (CG) in Chongqing, Guangzhou and Shanghai and the Netherlands Business Support Offices (NBSO's) in Chengdu, Dalian, Jinan, Nanjing, Qingdao and Wuhan will be closed on the following days:

Closing days 2021
Day of the week Date Occasion
Friday 1 January New Years Day
Thursday to Monday 11 to 15 February  Chinese New Year
Friday 2 April Good Friday
Monday 5 April Tomb Sweeping Festival & Easter Monday
Wednesday 5 May Liberation Day
Monday 24 May Whit Monday
Monday 14 June Dragon Boat Festival
Tuesday 21 September Mid Autumn Festival
Friday to Monday 1 to 4 October Chinese National Day Holiday

This overview can be subjected to changes. No rights can thus be derived from it.Attention! Please be aware that the above dates do not count for the Netherlands consulate in Hong Kong. You can find their closing dates on their own website.