Passport and ID card applications possible at VFS Global in Chicago

As of 22 March 2019, Dutch nationals in the United States who want to renew or apply for a Dutch passport or identity card (ID card) can do so at the VFS Global office in Chicago. Making an appointment is possible as of 24 February 2019.

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External service provider

VFS Global is an external service provider. VFS Global will send your application to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the Netherlands, where it will be processed.

For each application, VFS Global charges an additional standard service fee of USD 33,00 on top of the regular passport or ID card fee. During the opening week, 22 March - 27 March, the standard service fee will be waived. Applicants then only pay the regular fees for a Dutch passport or ID card.

Make an appointment

Are you a Dutch national living in the United States? And do you want to apply for a Dutch passport or ID card or renew it at the VFS Global office in Chicago? Make an appointment online or email

Several locations

Dutch nationals can now apply for or renew a passport or ID card at multiple locations in the US and abroad: