What do we do in the United States?

The diplomatic network in the United States represents, promotes and protects the interests of the Netherlands and Dutch people in the United States.

We support citizens, companies, research institutes and other organizations. We also reach out to Americans who have a general, business or cultural interest in Netherlands.

  • We maintain contacts with the US government.
  • We promote trade relations between our two countries.
  • We are committed to the Dutch culture.
  • We increase the visibility of the Netherlands in the United States.
  • We organize and support events.
  • We support Dutch people.

Embassy in Washington, D.C.

The embassy is a bilateral post. That means embassy staff firstly serve the relations between the Netherlands and the United States. In addition to the Ministy of Foreign Affairs, the ministries of Infrastructure and the Environment; Economic Affairs; Health, Welfare and Sports; Security and Justitice; and Defense are represented because the United States and the Netherlands work closely in many areas. The embassy also has offices for Aruba, Curaçao, and the Holland Innovation Network.

You can come to the embassy for passports, identification cards, visas, and official documents or statements.

Consulate General in Chicago

The consulate general in Chicago represented the Netherlands in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Tennessee en Wisconsin. The consulate does not issue passports, identification cards or visas.

Consulate General in Miami

The consulate general in Miami represents the Netherlands in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina and Texas. The consulate also represents the Netherlands in the Bahama’s, Puerto Rico, the US Virgin Islands, and the Turks & Caicos.  You can come to the consulate for passports, identification cards, visas, and official documents or statements.

Consulate General in New York

The consulate general in New York represents the Netherlands in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont. You can come to the consulate for passports, identification cards, visas, and official documents or statements.

Consulate General in San Francisco

The consulate general in San Francisco represents the Netherlands in Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. You can come to the consulate for passports, identification cards, visas, and official documents or statements.