Netherlands embassy in Dakar

Contact details

Joan Wiegman
37, Rue Jacques Bugnicourt
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Opening hours

Contact via email:

For general questions: send an email to

For consular questions: send an email via the contact form

General opening times:

Coronavirus/ Covid19: The embassy is still closed for public, with an exception for the consular section.

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.

By appointment only.

No mobile phone: you are not allowed to bring your mobile phone with you to your appointment.

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

Make an appointment via our online appointment system.

A separate appointment is required for each person.

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

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

Read the page Applying for consular declarations for more information.

Legalisation of documents from Mauritania (send an email)

The embassy only legalises documents from Mauritania. Therefore, please send a scan of the front and back page your document(s) by email to the embassy first. The embassy will then contact you to explain the procedure.

Schengen and Caribbean short-stay visa (via VFS Global)

Make an appointment via the website of VFS Global.

Civic integration exam abroad

Send an email to make an appointment.

Collection of documents

Send an email to make an appointment.

Check the days on which the embassy is closed.

Consular questions

You can ask your question:




Time difference with the Netherlands

Daylight saving time: 2 hours earlier / Standard time: 1 hour earlier