Embassies & Consulates
This section provides services for foreign visitors to the Netherlands as well as Dutch citizens in the US. Use the menus below for information on applying for a Dutch visa or passport, legalizing documents, taking the civic integration exam, acquiring or regaining Dutch nationality, and many other procedures.
Please be advised that the US and Spain are signatories to the Hague Convention of October 5, 1961, abolishing the requirement of consular legalization for foreign public documents. Quite often, American citizens and business persons require that certain documents be legalized so that they can be accepted