Embassy of the Netherlands in Abuja


The Dutch Embassy in Nigeria is a bilateral mission in Abuja and promotes Dutch interests in Nigeria. The embassy of the Netherlands also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Nigeria. The Dutch Embassy in Abuja is headed by Bert J. Ronhaar - Ambassador of the Netherlands to Nigeria.


Netherlands Embassy in Abuja, Nigeria EU Common Embassy Complex 21st Crescent off Constitution Avenue Abuja Nigeria


(+234) 9-461 1200


(+234) 9-461 2532






Bert J. Ronhaar - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Please check official website

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Nigeria require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Dutch embassy in Abuja 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 Abuja before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.netherlandsworldwide.nl/countries/nigeria) or contact the visa department by telephone (+234) 9-461 1200 or email abj@minbuza.nl

Consulates of the Netherlands in Nigeria

Next to the embassy in Abuja there could be additional Dutch consulates located in Nigeria.

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

Dutch Consulates in Nigeria

Next to the embassy in Abuja, the Netherlands has consulates in the following cities: Lagos

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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