Netherlands embassy in London

Contact details

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
(not for consular questions)
Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 8.00 - 16.30 hours.

Except for the days that the embassy is closed.

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 - 15.00 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, Edinburgh or Birmingham

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.

Schengen visa and Caribbean visa

Make an appointment with VFS Global.

Diplomatic visa traveling on official business?

Please send your note verbal together with contact details by email.

Applying for and collecting an MVV after receiving approval from the IND

Make an appointment via the online appointment system.

Until further notice all documents will be sent by post.

Consular questions?

You can ask your question:




Time difference with the Netherlands

1 hour earlier