Netherlands embassy in Seoul

Contact details

Joanne Doornewaard
10th Floor Jeongdong Building
21-15 Jeongdong-gil, Jung-gu
서울시 중구
정동길 21-15 정동빌딩 10층
(우: 04518)
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 9.00 - 12.30 and 13.30 - 17.30 hours.

Take notice of 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.

Please note that it is not possible to apply for visa due to the EU travel ban for all non EU-nationals.

Coronavirus and Working Holiday Program (WHP) (2-4-2020)

Due to the Corona virus (Covid-19) it is not possible to register for the Working Holiday Program (WHP) at the moment. The registration has been postponed until further notice. Please check our website for updates on travel restrictions and visas for the Netherlands.

Consular certificates, civic integration exam abroad (send e-mail to the embassy)

Check what documents you need and how you can apply:

  1. Certificate of legal capacity to marry
  2. Declaration of marital status
  3. Certificate of residence
  4. Civic integration exam abroad

Dutch nationality certificate

Read on the page Applying for a Dutch nationality certificate if you live in South Korea, which documents you need and how to apply for the certificate.

Collection of documents (no appointment needed)

Monday and Wednesday: 10.00 - 12.00 hours.

Before you come, please check the days on which the embassy is closed.

Consular questions?

You can ask your question:

  • by phone: +8223118600. 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

During summer time +7 hours, during winter time +8 hours