Embassy of the Netherlands in Bern


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


Netherlands Embassy in Bern, Switzerland - Seftigenstrasse 7 - 3007 Bern - Switzerland


(+41) 313508700


(+41) 313508710






Karin Mossenlechner - Ambassador

Office Hours:

By appointment

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Switzerland require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Dutch embassy in Bern 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 Bern before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (nederlandwereldwijd.nl) or contact the visa department by telephone (+41) 313508700 or email nederlandwereldwijd.nl/contact/contactformulier

Consulates of the Netherlands in Switzerland

Next to the embassy in Bern there could be additional Dutch consulates located in Switzerland.

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

Dutch Consulates in Switzerland

Next to the embassy in Bern, the Netherlands has consulates in the following cities: Basel, Geneva, Lugano and Zurich

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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