Embassy, Consulate-General and Consulates Australia

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Candidacy UNSC


The Kingdom of the Netherlands announced its candidacy for a non-permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council for the 2017-2018 period.


Dirk Hartog 2016

400th Anniversary

2016 marks the 400th anniversary of the first Dutch contact with Western Australia. During this special year, many commemorations, celebrations and community activities will take place across Australia.


The Netherlands Embassy

Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
120 Empire Circuit
Yarralumla ACT 2600

(+61) (0)2 6220 9400

Consulate-General Sydney

Consulate General
Level 23, Westfield Tower 2,
101 Grafton Street
corner of Grosvenor Street
Bondi Junction NSW 2022

(+61) (0)2 9387 6644

29 September 2015 As of 1 October 2015 the Consulate-General in Sydney is the only office in Australia to accept Dutch passport applications. The same applies for visa applications.

15 September 2015 The world has seen a considerable reduction in extreme poverty since the turn of the century. Yet the gap between rich and poor has widened. Greater inequality prevents people from building a decent life, stunts economic growth and leads to conflict – on top of the violence that has already forced more than 60 million people worldwide to abandon their homes. In her policy agenda for 2016, foreign trade and development minister Lilianne Ploumen shows an even greater commitment to curbing the downward spiral.