Netherlands embassy in Addis Ababa

Contact details

Ambassador
Bengt van Loosdrecht
Address
Old Airport Zone
Kifle Ketema - Lideta
Kebele 02/03
P.O. Box 1241
Addis Ababa
Phone
Algemeen (24 hours a day, 7 days a week):
+251113170360
Fax
+251113711577
Email

For questions about consular matters such as  passport, visa or MVV applications you can use the online contactform.

Do you have a question for the economic department? Send an email to: add-ea@minbuza.nl

Opening hours

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 - 17:00 hours.
Friday: 8:00 - 14:00 hours.

Check the days on which the embassy is closed.

Contact details for Consular Section

Opening hours

Monday until Friday: 8:30 - 12:30 hours.

Check the days on which the embassy is closed.

For all consular services an appointment is required, unless otherwise indicated below.

Passports, ID cards, nationality certificates, consular declarations, legalisations of signature Dutch citizens, short stay visa and MVV applications

Make an appointment via our online appointment system.

Check the status of your passport- or ID card application.

MVV family reunification after asylum

  • MVV application: please make an appointment online
  • Documents: please go to the page MVV application to find out which documents you should bring to your appointment
  • Collecting your MVV: You will receive a collection slip for collecting your MVV. On your slip a collection day and time is mentioned. Please only show up on the day / time mentioned. Do not make an appointment.
  • Pass permit: please check the page MVV application for more information on how to apply for a pass permit.

Civic integration exam abroad

Send an email to add-ca@minbuza.nl to make an appointment.

DNA sample taking

Only the embassy can make an appointment for DNA sample taking, for which the consular officer will contact the related persons.

Visa applications holders diplomatic or service passport, emergency travel documents (no appointment needed)

Monday until Friday: 8:30 - 12:30 hours.

Before you come, please check the days that the embassy is closed.

Collection of documents (no appointment needed)

Monday until Thursday: 14:00 - 15:30 hours.
Friday: 11:00 - 12:30 hours.

Before you come, please check the days that the embassy is closed.

Consular questions?

You can ask your question:

  • by phone: +251113170360. 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.

Addis Ababa

embassy

Time difference with the Netherlands

Summer time: +1 hour / Winter time: +2 hours