The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in London United Kingdom

Ambassador Simon Smits

Welcome to the Embassy Website

Hello, and welcome to the website of the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in London! My name is Simon Smits, and I am the Dutch Ambassador to the United Kingdom. I arrived here on 10 September 2015, after working for five years as the Director-General for Foreign Economic Relations in The Hague. Read more...


Monday 9 May

Europe Day

Monday 9 May marked Europe Day, the day on which the 28 member states of the EU recognize and celebrate the peace and unity we know in Europe.


Lest we forget

Remembrance Day Ceremony

A Remembrance Day ceremony was held here in London at Mill Hill Cemetery on Wednesday 4 May. Every year on 4 May, we commemorate the Dutch victims of wartime violence. And on 5 May we celebrate our freedom on Liberation Day.


The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands

38 Hyde Park Gate
London SW7 5DP
United Kingdom

+44 20 75 90 32 00

24 hours per day, 7 days in a week

13 May 2016 Our Minister of Security and Justice, Ard van der Steur, came to London on 11-12 May to attend the Anti-Corruption Summit, where he spoke on how to expose corruption.

12 May 2016 Dutch Finance Minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem paid a visit to the UK on 11-12 May.


UNSC Candidate

UNSC Candidate

United Nations Security Council Candidate