Consulate General in Chicago

Contact details

Consul general
Bart Twaalfhoven
303 E. Wacker Drive Suite 2900
Chicago, IL 60601
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Opening hours

Monday - Friday: 9:00 - 17:00.

Check the days that the consulate general is closed.

Contact details for Consular Section

Opening hours

By appointment only. Please send an e-mail to

The consulate-general does not issue passports, ID cards and visas.

For questions related to passports, ID cards or visas, send an e-mail via the contact form.

Passports and ID cards via VFS Global in Chicago

Check the requirements at the page Applying for a passport or ID card if you live in the United States. Then make an appointment via the website of VFS Global.

Emergency passports, copy conform original of Dutch identity document, legalisations signature and option requests

Make an appointment via e-mail.

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

Read the page Applying for consular declarations for more information.

Schengen and Caribbean visa applications (via VFS Global)

Check the requirements and make an appointment via the website of VFS Global.

Consular questions?

You can ask your question:

  • by phone: +13127801314. 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 +316 8238 8055 to the contacts list on your smartphone and then send a message.
  • via the contact form.


Netherlands consulate general in Chicago

Time difference with the Netherlands

7 hours earlier