Netherlands embassy in Paramaribo

Contact details

Chargé d'Affaires
Henk van der Zwan
Van Roseveltkade 5
+597 477211
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Opening hours

Monday - Thursday: 7:30 - 15:30.

Friday: 7:30 - 14:00.

Take notice of the days that the embassy is closed.

Contact details for Consular Section

Opening hours

Due to the Coronavirus the consular section is closed until further notice. Urgent visa applications can be submitted to VFS Global on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

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

Read the page Applying for consular declarations for more information.

MVV applications

Send an e-mail to make an appointment. Average processing time: 3 - 5 working days.

Consular questions?

You can 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.




Time difference with the Netherlands

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