Netherlands embassy in Riyadh
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.
Sunday to Wednesday: 9.00 - 12.00 hours (by appointment only).
During Ramadan opening hours are: 10.00 - 12.00 hrs
Passports, ID cards, consular certificates, legalisations and MVV applications
Make an appointment via the online appointment system.
Check the status of your passport-, ID card or MVV application.
Dutch nationality certificate
Read on the page Applying for a Dutch nationality certificate if you live in Saudi Arabia, which documents you need and how to apply for the certificate.
Schengen and Caribean visa (< 90 days)
Make an online appointment with VFS Global.
Civic integration exam abroad and option requests
Send an e-mail to make an appointment.
Collection of documents (without appointment)
Sunday to Wednesday: 9.00 - 12.00 hours.
You can ask your question:
- by phone: +966114422300. 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.
Before you come, please check the days on which the embassy is closed.
Time difference with the Netherlands
Daylight saving time: + 1 hour / Standard time: + 2 hours