Netherlands embassy in Pretoria

Contact details

Han Peters
210 Florence Ribeiro / Queen Wilhelmina Avenue
Cnr Muckleneuk Street
0181 New Muckleneuk
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Opening hours

Monday to Thursday: 8.00 - 17.00 hours.
Friday: 8.00 - 13.00 hours.

Take notice of 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.

Passports, ID-cards, legalisations of signature Dutch citizen, copies conform original and MVV applications

Make an appointment via our online appointment system.
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.

Schengen or Caribbean visa (via VFS Global)

Exemption categories only: Check the required documents and make an appointment via the website of VFS Global. Please do not make an appointment if you do not fall under an exemption category.

Civic integration exam abroad

Send an e-mail to request an appointment.

Option procedure

Send an e-mail to request an appointment.

Collection of documents (no appointment needed)

Monday to Thursday: 10.00 - 12.00 hours.
Before you come, check the closing days of the embassy.

Consular questions?

You can ask your question:

  • by phone: +27124254500. 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.




Time difference with the Netherlands

Daylight saving time: no time difference / Standard time: + 1 hour