Netherlands embassy in Paramaribo, Suriname

Contact details

Chargé d'Affaires
Henk van der Zwan
Address
Van Roseveltkade 5
Paramaribo
Suriname
Phone
+597 477211
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Email
Opening hours
  • Monday: 7:30 - 15:30 hours
  • Tuesday: 7:30 - 15:30 hours
  • Wednesday: 7:30 - 15:30 hours
  • Thursday: 7:30 - 15:30 hours
  • Friday: 7:30 - 14:00 hours
  • Saturday: closed
  • Sunday: closed

Contact details for Consular Section

Opening hours

Opening hours

  • Monday: 8:00 - 12:00 hours (by appointment only)
  • Tuesday: 8:00 - 12:00 hours (by appointment only)
  • Wednesday: 8:00 - 12:00 hours
  • Thursday: 8:00 - 12:00 hours (by appointment only)
  • Friday: 8:00 - 12:00 hours (by appointment only)
  • Saturday: closed
  • Sunday: closed

Ask your question

  • by phone: +597 477211. 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 +31 6 8238 8055 to the contacts list on your smartphone and then send a message.
  • via the contact form.

Closing days 2022

The Netherlands embassy in Paramaribo will be closed on the following days:

  • 1 February - Chinese New Year
  • 18 March - Holi Phagwa
  • 15 April - Good Friday
  • 18 April - Easter Monday
  • 27 April - King's Day
  • 3 May - Eid al-Fitr
  • 5 May - Liberation Day
  • 26 May - Ascension Day
  • 6 June - Whit Monday
  • 1 July - Emancipation Day
  • 9 August - Day of the Natives
  • 10 October - Maroons Day
  • 24 October - Divali
  • 25 November - Independence Day
  • 26 December - Christmas

Contact details for other embassy departments and honorary consuls are listed at www.netherlandsandyou.nl.

Paramaribo

Embassy

Time difference with the Netherlands

Daylight saving time: 5 hours earlier / Standard time: 4 hours earlier