Netherlands Embassy in Kabul

Contact details

Ernst Noorman
Road of Ministry of Interior
Malalai Watt Shahr-e-Naw
Opening hours

Visiting hours embassy: Sunday to Thursday: 8.30 - 16.30 hrs, by appointment only.

Contact details for Consular Section

Opening hours

Due to the Coronavirus the consular section is closed until further notice. In case of an emergency you can call and you will be automatically transferred to the 24/7 Contact Center in The Hague. You can also call the 24/7 Contact Center directly by calling +31 (0) 247 247 247.

Visiting hours: for consular appointments please send an email to

For visa and passport related issues we refer you to an embassy in the neighbouring countries. You can find the nearest embassy in Islamabad, Tehran or New Delhi. The Embassy in Kabul cannot process visa applications and cannot process passport applications.

Dutch nationality certificate

Read on the page Applying for a Dutch nationality certificate if you live in Afghanistan, which documents you need and how to apply for the certificate.

Consular questions?

You can ask your question:

  • by phone: +93 700 286 641. 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.




Time difference with the Netherlands

+2,5 in summer, + 3,5 in winter