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

Coronavirus / Covid19: please keep in mind that you cannot apply for everything yet. Or that there are fewer appointment slots available.

Please check our closing days. For all consular services an appointment is needed.

Passports, ID cards, certificate of life, legalisations,  MVV-visa

Make an appointment via our online appointment system.

Check the status of your application.

Consular declarations (residence, marital status, Dutch nationality etc.)

Read on the page Applying for consular declarations for more information.

Collection of documents

Dutch passports: Tuesday to Thursday: 14.00 - 14.30 hrs

Civic integration exams

Send an e-mail to make an appointment.

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