Embassy of the Netherlands in London


The Dutch Embassy in the United Kingdom is a bilateral mission in London and promotes Dutch interests in the United Kingdom. The embassy of the Netherlands also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United Kingdom. The Dutch Embassy in London is headed by Simon Smits - Ambassador of the Netherlands to the United Kingdom.


Netherlands Embassy in London, the United Kingdom - 38, Hyde Park Gate - London SW7 5DP - United Kingdom


(+44) 207 590 3200


(+44) 207 225 0947






Simon Smits - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17.00 / Consular Dept: Mon to Fri: 8.30-12.00 and 13.30-15.30 hours (by appointment only) / Closed every 1st and 3rd Wed of the month

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United Kingdom require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Dutch embassy in London 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 London before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.netherlandsworldwide.nl/countries/united-kingdom) or contact the visa department by telephone (+44) 207 590 3200 or email lon@minbuza.nl

Consulates of the Netherlands in the United Kingdom

Next to the embassy in London there could be additional Dutch consulates located in the United Kingdom.

Please check below for the locations of the Dutch consulates in the United Kingdom.

Dutch Consulates in the United Kingdom

Next to the embassy in London, the Netherlands has consulates in the following cities: Aberdeen, Belfast, Birmingham, Cardiff, Dover, Edinburgh, Guernsey, Hull, Jersey, Liverpool, Manchester, Norwich, Plymouth and Southampton

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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