Embassy of Germany in The Hague


The German Embassy in the Netherlands is a bilateral mission in The Hague and promotes German interests in the Netherlands. The embassy of Germany also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the Netherlands. The German Embassy in The Hague is headed by Dr Heinz-Peter Behr - Ambassador of Germany to the Netherlands.


German Embassy in The Hague, the Netherlands Groot Hertoginnelaan 18-20 2517 EG S-Gravenhage Netherlands


(+31) 70 342 0600


(+31) 70 365 1957






Dr Heinz-Peter Behr - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the Netherlands require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the German embassy in The Hague you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Germany

For all German visa related matters contact the embassy in The Hague before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.niederlande.diplo.de ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+31) 70 342 0600 or email info@den-haag.diplo.de

Consulates of Germany in the Netherlands

Next to the embassy in The Hague there could be additional German consulates located in the Netherlands.

Please check below for the locations of the German consulates in the Netherlands.

German Consulates in the Netherlands

Next to the embassy in The Hague, Germany has consulates in the following cities: Almelo, Amsterdam, Groningen, Maastricht, Middelburg and Rotterdam

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the German Embassy in The Hague offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Netherlands to Germany as wel as for German citizens in Netherlands. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, German nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.