Embassy of the Netherlands in Pretoria


The Dutch Embassy in South Africa is a bilateral mission in Pretoria and promotes Dutch interests in South Africa. The embassy of the Netherlands also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of South Africa. The Dutch Embassy in Pretoria is headed by Mr. Rob de Vos - Ambassador of the Netherlands to South Africa.


Netherlands Embassy in Pretoria, South Africa 0181 Nieuw Muckleneuk 210 Queen Wilhelmina Avenue P.O. Box 117 Pretoria South Africa


(+27) 12 425 4500


(+27) 12 425 4511






Mr. Rob de Vos - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Monday to Thursday from 9.00 - 16.30 Friday 08:00-12:30

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in South Africa require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Dutch embassy in Pretoria 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 Pretoria before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.netherlandsworldwide.nl/countries/south-africa) or contact the visa department by telephone (+27) 12 425 4500 or email pre@minbuza.nl

Consulates of the Netherlands in South Africa

Next to the embassy in Pretoria there could be additional Dutch consulates located in South Africa.

Please check below for the locations of the Dutch consulates in South Africa.

Dutch Consulates in South Africa

Next to the embassy in Pretoria, the Netherlands has consulates in the following cities: Cape Town and Durban

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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