Embassy of the Netherlands in Nairobi


The Dutch Embassy in Kenya is a bilateral mission in Nairobi and promotes Dutch interests in Kenya. The embassy of the Netherlands also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Kenya. The Dutch Embassy in Nairobi is headed by Joost Reintjes - Ambassador of the Netherlands to Kenya.


Netherlands Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya Riverside Lane, off Riverside Drive P.O. Box 41537 00100 Nairobi Kenya


(+254) 20-42 88 000


(+254) 20-42 88 264


nai@minbuza.nl nai-ca@minbuza.nl




Joost Reintjes - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Please check official website

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Kenya require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Dutch embassy in Nairobi 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 Nairobi before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.netherlandsworldwide.nl/countries/kenya) or contact the visa department by telephone (+254) 20-42 88 000 or email nai@minbuza.nl nai-ca@minbuza.nl

Consulates of the Netherlands in Kenya

Next to the embassy in Nairobi there could be additional Dutch consulates located in Kenya.

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

Dutch Consulates in Kenya

Next to the embassy in Nairobi, the Netherlands has consulates in the following cities: Mombasa

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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