Netherlands Consulate General in Istanbul

Contact details

Bart van Bolhuis
Istiklal Caddesi 197
34433 Beyoğlu
+90 212 393 2121
outside office hours
+31 247247247
+90 212 292 5031
Opening hours

Monday to Friday:
9.00 - 17.00 hours

Contact details for Consular Section

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 8.30 - 11.30 hours (by appointment only)

NOTE: In the period from 5-9 March the consular department will not be accesible for public. In this period you can only visit us by appointment. For more information or an appointment please send an e-mail to

Passports, identity cards, consular declarations, nationality certificates, legalisations of signature, copy conform original, option requests and MVV applications

Make an appointment via our online appointment system.

1 appointment per person, except for children younger than 6 years. They can share an appointment with a parent.

Check the status of your passport or identity card application.

To make an appointment for a DNA-test or ID-interview please send an e-mail to

Schengen visa or visa for the Caribean parts of the Netherlands

Make an appointment with VFS Global. For all your questions related to visa, please contact VFS Global: +90 212 373 58 06 (Monday to Friday: 8.30 - 12.00 hours and 13.00 - 17.00 hours) or via e-mail.

Collection of Dutch travel documents (no appointment needed)

Monday to Friday: 8.30 - 11.30 hours.

Consular questions via e-mail

In case you have questions, contact us via our contact form.


Time difference with the Netherlands

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