About Us

The Netherlands


Service locations

The Australian Embassy in The Hague has no visa function. The Department's office in Berlin, Germany, manages visa and citizenship services for clients in The Netherlands.  

More information about visa and lodgement is available.

Australian Embassy

Berlin

Berlin
Summary

This office provides visa and immigration services for clients in Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Faeroe Islands, Finland, Greece, Greenland, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, San Marino, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City.  Albanian citizens residing in Greece may also lodge their applications in Belgrade.

Street address
Australian Embassy
Wallstrasse 76 - 79
10179 Berlin
Postal address
As above
Telephone
See: Europe Service Centre
Fax
49 302248 9293
Electronic contact
See: Australian Immigration Enquiry form for Europe
Website
http://www.germany.embassy.gov.au
Additional information

Payment information

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Credit Card​

Payments using credit card may be processed in Australian dollars (AUD). We accept MasterCard, Visa, AMEX, Diners and JCB.

When paying by a credit card you may incur a credit card surcharge, banking and currency conversion fees and you will need to accept the risk associated with any currency fluctuations.​​​​​

Prior to lodging your application, you may need to notify your bank of an upcoming foreign credit card transaction. Failure to do so may result in your transaction being declined. Without payment your application is invalid.

Credit card transactions processed in Australian dollars (AUD) are processed in Australia.​​​​​ A credit card surcharge may apply to transactions made using your credit card.

For credit card payments use the Credit Card Authorisation Form available on the Australian Embassy, Berlin website.​​​​

Bank cheque

Bank cheque will be accepted  in EUR only, please make out to the Australian Embassy Berlin.​

​Making payment in Australia

Fees may be paid​ at any of our offi​ces in Australia. Once the fee has been paid, you will need to provide a copy of the receipt with your application.​​​

Citizenship

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Applications for Citizenship by Descent are processed at the Australian High Commission in London.

Applications for Australian citizenship general eligibility and other situations, and applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be lodged at the Canberra Visa and Citizenship office in the Australian Capital Territory.

Panel physician

Amsterdam

Diagnostisch Centrum Amsterdam (DCA)
Summary
​Radiology examinations
Street address

4 Tesselschadestraat
1054 ET
Amsterdam​

Telephone

+31 20 618 7671

Huisartspraktijk Ritz
Summary
​Medical examinations
Street address

For appointments on Tuesdays and Thursdays only:

4 Tesselschadestraat
1054 ET
Amsterdam​

Appointments on all other days:

Singel 261
1012 WG
Amsterdam​

Telephone

+31 20 622 1321

Fax

+31 20 622 2383

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Roger Lauren Paul Ritz

Police check

Netherlands

Netherlands
Postal address
​​Justis
Attn. COVOG
Postbus 16115
2500 BC Den Haag
THE NETHERLANDS
Telephone

+31 (0)88 998 22 00

Telephone Hours: Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Electronic contact

https://www.justis.nl/contact/index.aspx

Website
http://www.justis.nl/producten/vog/certificate-of-conduct/
Additional information

Information regarding the Certificate of Good Conduct' (VOG) is available in English.
Relevant document: 'Certificate of Good Conduct' ( Verklaring Omtrent het Gedrag 'VOG').
Residents:  Apply for a certificate of good conduct at the Population Affairs Department (Burgerzaken/Publiekszaken) of the municipality where you are registered in the Municipal Personal Records Database (GBA). Application form is supplied by the body asking for the certificate.
Non-residents: Apply to the address above.
Provide:

  • completed application form
  • official document which states the purpose of your application, provided by the interested party
  • copy of your valid passport or ID
  • proof of payment of the fee, which is EURO 41,35

Fee: Payable.
Processing time: Approximately within four weeks.
Note: The application form for the VOG contains a Section (2) that needs to be completed by the organisation that is asking you to provide the certificate. (In cases where this is not possible, you have to fill out the sections 2.1, 2.2 and 2.3 or 2.4. yourself and provide an official letter, e-mail, webpage information or brochure which states you have to apply for a 'Certificate of Good Conduct').​ We will not complete the application form however you may submit along with your police clearance application a letter, an email or a link to this webpage.