Embassy of the Netherlands in Bogota


The Dutch Embassy in Colombia is a bilateral mission in Bogota and promotes Dutch interests in Colombia. The embassy of the Netherlands also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Colombia. The Dutch Embassy in Bogota is headed by Mr Frans B.A.M. van Haren - Ambassador of the Netherlands to Colombia.


Netherlands Embassy in Bogota, Colombia Carrera 13, No. 93-40, Piso 2 en 5 Apartado Aoreo 4385 Bogota Colombia


(+57) 1-638 4200


(+57) 1-623 3020


bog@minbuza.nl nlgovbog@etb.net.co




Mr Frans B.A.M. van Haren - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Monday-Thursday 08:00-16:30 Friday 08:00-13:30

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Colombia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Dutch embassy in Bogota 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 Bogota before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.nederlandwereldwijd.nl/landen/colombia) or contact the visa department by telephone (+57) 1-638 4200 or email bog@minbuza.nl nlgovbog@etb.net.co

Consulates of the Netherlands in Colombia

Next to the embassy in Bogota there could be additional Dutch consulates located in Colombia.

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

Dutch Consulates in Colombia

Next to the embassy in Bogota, the Netherlands has consulates in the following cities: Cali, Cartagena and Medellin

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Dutch Embassy in Bogota offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Colombia to Netherlands as wel as for Dutch citizens in Colombia. 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.