Netherlands embassy in Cairo, Egypt

Contact details

Ambassador
Han-Maurits Schaapveld
Address
18, Hassan Sabri Street
11211 Zamalek
Cairo
Egypt
Phone
+20227395500
24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Fax
+20227363821
Email
Opening hours

Due to the current COVID-19 circumstances the majority of the staff members work from home.

Contact details for Consular Section

Opening hours

Coronavirus/COVID-19: Please keep in mind that you cannot apply for everything yet. Or that there are fewer appointment slots available.

Opening hours

  • Monday: 8:00 - 12:00 hours
  • Tuesday: closed
  • Wednesday: 8:00 - 12:00 hours
  • Thursday: 8:00 - 12:00 hours
  • Friday: closed
  • Saturday: closed
  • Sunday: 8:00 - 12:00 hours 

By appointment only, except for the collection of documents.

Ask your question

  • by phone: +20227395500. 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.

Closing days 2022

The Netherlands embassy in Cairo will be closed on the following days:

  • 1 January - New Year's Day
  • 6 January - Coptic Christmas
  • 17 & 18 April - Easter
  • 24 April - Coptic Easter
  • 27 April - King's Day
  • 2-4 May - Eid al-Fitr
  • 5 May - Embassy closed
  • 26 May - Ascension Day
  • 5 & 6 June - Pentecost
  • 10 July - Eid al-Adha
  • 25 & 26 December - Christmas 

Contact details for other embassy departments and honorary consuls are listed at www.netherlandsandyou.nl.

Cairo

Embassy

Time difference with the Netherlands

Summer no time difference / Winter +1