Netherlands embassy in London
- Karel J.G. van Oosterom
38 Hyde Park Gate
London SW7 5DP
+44 207 590 3200
24 hours per day, 7 days per week
- +44 207 225 0947
- Opening hours
Monday to Friday: 9.00 - 16.30 hours.
Except for the days that the embassy is closed.
Questions regarding Brexit?
Dutch companies are advised to contact the Brexitloket.nl or via (+31) 880 425 200. Dutch citizens in urgent need of assistance are advised to contact the Ministry of Foreign Affairs 24/7 Contact Centre on: +31 247 247 247. British and international companies can contact Invest in Holland or (+44) (0) 207 590 3286.
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.
Monday to Friday: 8.30 - 12.00 and 13.30 - 15.30 hours (by appointment only).
Passports and ID cards, option procedure
Make an appointment via the online appointment system. Check on our website which documents you will need to take with you to the appointment.
Check the status of your passport or ID card application.
Passports and ID cards via VFS Global in London or Edinburgh
Check the requirements at the page Applying for a passport or ID card if you live in the United Kingdom.
Then make an appointment via the website of VFS Global.
DigiD, certificates of life, legalization signature, certified copy of passport
Make an appointment via our online appointment system.
Please check the website to find out which documents you need to bring
Basic civic integration exam abroad
Send an email to make an appointment.
Dutch nationality certificate
Read on the page Applying for a Dutch nationality certificate if you live in the United Kingdom, which documents you need and how to apply for the certificate.
Make an appointment with VFS Global.
Applying for and collecting an MVV after receiving approval from the IND
In urgent cases send an email to make an appointment.
Until further notice all documents will be sent by post.
You can ask your question:
Time difference with the Netherlands
1 hour earlier