Netherlands Embassy in Canberra

Contact details

Marion Derckx
120 Empire Circuit
Yarralumla ACT 2600
24 hours, 7 days a week
Opening hours

Visiting hours

Monday - Thursday: 9.00am - 16:00pm.

Friday: 9.00am - 12:30pm.

Take notice of the days on which the embassy is closed.

Contact details for Consular Section

Opening hours

The embassy in Canberra doesn't have a consular section. For all your consular questions, we refer you to the consulate-general in Sydney.

Laissez-Passer (LP)

The embassy can issue LP's. However, you always need to send an e-mail with your personal details to the consulate-general in Sydney first. They have to ask permission for issuing an LP in The Hague.

Passports and identity cards

In Australia you can only apply for a Dutch passport and/or ID card at the consulate-general in Sydney. Before you make an appointment, please check the page Applying for a passport or identity card for the required documents.

Dutch nationality certificate

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

Book an appointment at the consulate-general in Sydney

Make an appointment via the online appointment system.

Consular questions?

You can ask your question:

  • by phone: +61 262 209 400. 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

+ 8 hours (in Australian winter) / + 10 hours (in Australian summer)