Netherlands embassy in New Delhi

Contact details

Marten van den Berg
6/50 F Shantipath
New Delhi - 110021
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Opening hours

Monday - Friday: 9:00 - 17:00 hours.

Check the days on which the embassy is closed.

Contact details for Consular Section

Opening hours

Coronavirus / Covid19: please keep in mind that you cannot apply for everything yet. Or that there are fewer appointment slots available.

The visa/consular department has successfully started up a limited amount of services.

Opening times (by appointment only): Monday to Thursday from 09:00-17:00 and on Friday from 09:00 - 14:30.

The Netherlands consulate general in Mumbai is closed until further notice. To ensure that you receive the visa on time to start your studies in the Netherlands, we strongly advise you to make an appointment at the Embassy in New Delhi.

Passports, ID cards, certificates of life, legalisations of signature and copy conform and MVV applications

Make an appointment via our online appointment system.

Check the status of your passport- or ID card application.

Consular declarations (residence, marital status, Dutch nationality etc.)

Read the page Applying for consular declarations for more information.

Schengen visa and Caribbean (short stay visa)

At present, the embassy cannot deal with Schengen visa and Caribbean visa. Applications for return visa and seafarers can be submitted at VFS. For more details, please check the VFS website.

Make an appointment with VFS Global.

Interview appointment for short stay visa applications

We are still closed for this category.

Legalisation of documents from Bhutan and Nepal

Bhutan: check the procedure on the page Legalisation of documents from Bhutan.

Nepal: check the procedure on the page Legalisation of documents from Nepal.

Civic integration exam abroad

Make an appointment via email.

Having your documents sent  to you by post

It is possible to send Dutch passports, Dutch ID cards or passports with MVV or long-stay Caribbean visa stickers to your home adress. Check the passport and ID card page, the MVV page or the long-stay Caribbean visa page for more information.

Consular questions?

You can ask your question:

  • by phone: +9101124197600. 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.


New Delhi


Time difference with the Netherlands

Daylight saving time: + 3,5 hours / Standard time: + 4,5 hours