Netherlands embassy in Beirut

Contact details

Hans Peter van der Woude
The Netherlands Tower, 10th floor
Avenue Charles Malek
2073-0802 Achrafieh Beirut

P.O. Box 167190
1100-2190 Achrafieh, Beirut
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Opening hours

Due to reconstruction work in and around the building, access to the embassy for visitors is restricted.

Contact details for Consular Section

Opening hours

For all consular services an appointment is required. Please note the days on which the embassy is closed.

During reconstruction works in and around the embassy, the consular section is relocated to the office of VFS Global Beirut.

COVID-19 measures at the consular section

Due to COVID-19 our consular services have been adjusted. For a visit the following COVID-19 measures apply:

Passport and ID card

Send an e-mail to make an apppointment.

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

Read the page Applying for consular declarations for more information.

Legalisation of documents or signature

Send an e-mail to make an appointment.

Schengen and Caribbean visa

Are you living in Lebanon or Syria? First check here whether you are exempted from the European entry ban. If so, book your visa appointment online at the Netherlands Visa Application Center VFS.

MVV – residence

Send an e-mail to make an appointment.

MVV – family reunification refugee (nareis)

Send an e-mail to make an appointment. State the name of the applicant(s) and the week number of the IND’s approval in the subject line.

The appointments agenda has been fully scheduled until including the 3rd week of September. Starting 15 September we will start to send out appointments for IND approvals from week 8, 2021 (February 22 until February 26).

Please do not send multiple e-mails for the same person or family. This delays the services of the embassy.

Civic integration exam abroad

Send an e-mail to make an appointment.

DNA examination

Send an e-mail to make an appointment.

Identifying interview

The embassy does not have a suitable location to organize an identifying (video) interview. Contact the IND to know what this means for your application.

Collection of documents (only on appointment)

You need an appointment to collect your document. After applying, you will receive an e-mail as soon as your document is ready.

Consular questions?

You can ask your question:

  • by phone: +9611211150. 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 +31 6 8238 8055 to the contacts list on your smartphone and then send a message.




Time difference with the Netherlands

+ 1 hour