Embassy of the Netherlands in Bujumbura


The Dutch Embassy in Burundi is a bilateral mission in Bujumbura and promotes Dutch interests in Burundi. The embassy of the Netherlands also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Burundi. The Dutch Embassy in Bujumbura is headed by Cees Roels, Charge dAffaires a.i. of the Netherlands to Burundi.


Netherlands Embassy Office in Bujumbura, Burundi Old East Building Place de Independance B. P. 265 Bujumbura Burundi


(+257) 2225-2055 (+257) 2225-9694


(+257) 2225-2054






Cees Roels, Charge dAffaires a.i.

Office Hours:

Please check official website

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Burundi require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Dutch embassy in Bujumbura 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 Netherlands

For all Dutch visa related matters contact the embassy in Bujumbura before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.netherlandsworldwide.nl/countries/burundi) or contact the visa department by telephone (+257) 2225-2055 (+257) 2225-9694 or email buj@minbuza.nl

Consulates of the Netherlands in Burundi

Next to the embassy in Bujumbura there could be additional Dutch consulates located in Burundi.

Please check below for the locations of the Dutch consulates in Burundi.

Dutch Consulates in Burundi

Next to the embassy in Bujumbura, the Netherlands has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Netherlands does not have any consulates located in Burundi ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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