Netherlands embassy in Sri Lanka

Contact details

Tanja Gonggrijp
25 Torrington Avenue
Colombo 07
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Opening hours

Monday to Thursday: 8.30 - 17.00 hours.
Friday: 8.30 - 14.00 hours.

A visit is only possible by appointment.
Please note the days on which the embassy 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.

A visit is only possible by appointment.

Passports, ID cards, certificates of Dutch nationality, consular certificates, certified copies of a Dutch identity document, MVV applications and Caribbean visa applications.

Make an appointment via our online appointment system.

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

Collection of documents

Dutch passports: Tuesday to Thursday: 14.00 - 14.30 hrs

Civic integration exam abroad

Send an e-mail to make an appointment.

Schengen visa (via the Swiss VFS Global office)

Make an appointment via the Swiss VFS Global office.

Consular questions?

You can ask your question:

  • by phone: +94112510200. 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: + 3,5 hours / Standard time: + 4,5 hours