Consulate-general of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Guangzhou

Contact details

Michiel Bierkens
Teem Tower floor 34
Tianhe Road no. 208
510620 Guangzhou
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 9:00 - 12:00 hours and 13:00 - 17:00 hours.

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

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.

From 19 March 2020, the conditions for entry by persons wishing to travel to the Netherlands have been tightened. For more information see Q&A's Travel Restrictions for the Netherlands (travel ban).

Passports and or ID cards, consular declarations, legalisations, MVV applications and collection of documents

Make an online appointment. The consular service desks at our Consulate-general in Guangzhou are only open for passport applications if travel is required by humanitarian reasons or concerns the necessary extension of a local residence permit.

Check the status of your passport and/or ID card application.

Dutch nationality certificate

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

Schengen and Caribean visa

Make an online appointment with TLScontact. Until further notice only visa applications are accepted if travel is necessary out of humanitarian reasons or concerns a national interest of the Netherlands.

Collecting your documents

Documents can be collected between 10:30 -12.00 hours in the morning from Monday to Friday.

Civic integration exam

Send an e-mail to make an appointment. No appointments can be scheduled until further notice.

Consular questions?

You can ask your question:

  • by phone: +862038132200. 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 +31 6 8238 8055 to the contacts list on your smartphone and then send a message.
  • via the contact form.




Time difference with the Netherlands

Daylight saving time + 6 hours / Standard time + 7 hours