Embassy of the United Kingdom in The Hague


The British Embassy in the Netherlands is a bilateral mission in The Hague and promotes British interests in the Netherlands. The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the Netherlands. The British Embassy in The Hague is headed by Mr Paul Thomas Arkwright - Ambassador of the United Kingdom to the Netherlands.


British Embassy in The Hague, the Netherlands Lange Voorhout 10 2514 ED S-Gravenhage Netherlands


(+31) (70) 427 0427


(+31) (70) 427 0345






Mr Paul Thomas Arkwright - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the Netherlands require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British 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 the United Kingdom

For all British visa related matters contact the embassy in The Hague before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinnl.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+31) (70) 427 0427 or email ukinnl@fco.gov.uk

Consulates of the United Kingdom in the Netherlands

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

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

British Consulates in the Netherlands

Next to the embassy in The Hague, the United Kingdom has consulates in the following cities: Amsterdam

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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