Embassy of the Netherlands in Helsinki


The Dutch Embassy in Finland is a bilateral mission in Helsinki and promotes Dutch interests in Finland. The embassy of the Netherlands also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Finland. The Dutch Embassy in Helsinki is headed by Mr Henk Swartouw - Ambassador of the Netherlands to Finland.


Netherlands Embassy in Helsinki, Finland Erottajankatu 19 B, 5th floor (Skillnadsgatan 19 B) Postbox 886 00101 Helsinki Finland


(+358) 9-2289 20


(+358) 9-2289 2228






Mr Henk Swartouw - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Please check official website

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Finland require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Dutch embassy in Helsinki 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 Helsinki before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.netherlandsandyou.nl/your-country-and-the-netherlands/finland) or contact the visa department by telephone (+358) 9-2289 20 or email hel@minbuza.nl

Consulates of the Netherlands in Finland

Next to the embassy in Helsinki there could be additional Dutch consulates located in Finland.

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

Dutch Consulates in Finland

Next to the embassy in Helsinki, the Netherlands has consulates in the following cities: Kuopio, Mariehamn, Oulu, Rovaniemi, Tampere, Turku and Vaasa

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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