31 July 2020: European Union citizens including UK nationals, and members of their families, as well as residents of third countries on the list established by the EU can presently travel to the Netherlands. Please note this list is subject to change, according to developments regarding Covid-19.
For countries still under the EU travel ban, there is a limited number of exemptions (where it ís possible to travel to the Netherlands).
Visit the relevant page on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs website to view the list of countries, to learn more about the exemptions and to see if you can apply for a visa.
Your application will only enter the decision phase if it fulfils all Schengen visa requirements and explicitly and clearly meets the criteria for an exemption.
Dear customers, please kindly note that visa application centre in Moscow will resume its operations on the 23rd of June. As per current EU’s entry limitations, Schengen applications will be accepted for the following purposes of visit:
*aircraft crew members
We ask you to take into consideration the following points as well:
Thank you for your understanding.
This is a message for all visa applicants, please note that due to the worldwide developing situation with Corona virus the Dutch government has implemented temporary business reduction in consular services.
No visa applications will be accepted for the period 18 March 2020 until at least 06 April 2020. All following updates will be published on this page.
The Netherlands Visa Application Centers closed
As a result of the corona crisis the Netherlands has closed its Visa Application Centers until further notice. All visa application appointments from 18 March 2020 onwards are cancelled.