The Netherlands Embassy in London United Kingdom


#LetsMeet in an #orangetaxi

The #orangetaxi service will be whizzing around London this summer. Arrive in style for a free, confidential 1-to-1 meeting with the NFIA.


Important changes to passports

As of 1 March 2015, the way in which Dutch passports are issued worldwide will change. This will also affect Dutch nationals in the UK. From 1 March 2015, it will no longer be possible to request passports or ID cards at the consulates in Birmingham, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Hull, Liverpool, Manchester or Southampton.


Tulips for Liberators

Marking the 70th anniversary

Major (Red) Kenneth George Mayhew RMWO, bearer of the highest Dutch military Medal of Valour, has officially baptised the new Liberation Tulip at a ceremony at the Residence of the Ambassador of Holland, Ms Laetitia van den Assum.


The Netherlands Embassy

38 Hyde Park Gate
London SW7 5DP
United Kingdom

+44 (20) 7590 3200

21 July 2014 At 17:55 on Saturday afternoon Prime Minister Mark Rutte issued a new statement on the air disaster in Ukraine involving flight MH17. ‘I want to see results in the form of unhindered access and a speedy recovery of the victims’ remains.

18 July 2014 Children travelling abroad and accompanied by only one of their parents or other relatives, as well as unaccompanied minors, may be asked to prove that both parents with parental responsibility have given their consent for their journey when crossing borders.


Applying for a Passport or ID card

Information on applying for a Dutch passport


Applying for a Visa

How to request a visa for the Netherlands and/or the Schengen area



Register when staying abroad

Register in online contact system

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