Netherlands embassy in London

Contact details

38 Hyde Park Gate
London SW7 5DP
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 9.00 - 17.00 hours.

Except for the days that 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.

Monday to Friday: 8.30 - 12.00 and 13.30 - 15.30 hours (by appointment only).

Passports, ID cards, DigiD, certificate of life, legalisation signature and copy conform original

Make an appointment via the online appointment system. Check on our website which documents you will need to take with you to the appointment.

Check the status of your passport or ID card application.

Passports and ID cards via VFS Global in London or Edinburgh

The VFS Global office in Londen re-opens as of 3 August 2020. VFS Edinburgh closed until further notice.

Check the requirements at the page Applying for a passport or ID card if you live in the United Kingdom.

Then make an appointment via the website of VFS Global.

Dutch nationality certificate

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

Civic integration exam abroad

Send an e-mail to make an appointment.

Schengen visa

Make an appointment with VFS Global.

MVV application or MVV collection after the IND has approved the application

Make an appointment via the online appointment system

Collection of documents (until further notice the embassy only sends documents to you by post)

Monday and Friday 10.00-12.00 and Tuesday 14.00-15.30.

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

Consular questions?

You can ask your question:

  • by phone: +442075903200. 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

1 hour earlier