Netherlands embassy in Riyadh

Contact details

Joost Reintjes
Abdullah Hizaf Asehmi Street
(Diplomatic Quarter)
11693 Riyadh
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Opening hours

Sunday to Thursday: 9.00 - 16.30 hours.

Except for the days on which the embassy is closed.

Contact details for Consular Section

Opening hours

Due to the Coronavirus the consular section is 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.

Sunday to Wednesday: 9.00 - 12.00 hours (by appointment only).
During Ramadan opening hours are: 10.00 - 12.00 hrs

Passports and/or ID cards, consular declarations, 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.

Consular questions?

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