About Us

The Netherlands


Service locations

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

Note: Dutch nationals can apply online for most Australian visas and citizenship through ImmiAccount. This is the preferred and most efficient way to apply. Any paper applications (where applicable) should be sent to the Australian Embassy, Berlin.

Australian Embassy

Berlin

Berlin
Summary

This office provides visa and immigration services for clients in Germany, Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faeroe Islands, Finland, Greece, Greenland, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, San Marino, Slovak Republic, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City.

Street address
Australian Embassy
Wallstrasse 76 - 79
10179 Berlin
Postal address
As above
Additional information

Payment information

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Online payment is the preferred payment method. If you are lodging an online application, payment is made when you submit the application.

If you are lodging a paper application, you can login to ImmiAccount, select My Payments from the Manage Payments section, then select Pre-Pay Paper Service. After you have made your payment, record the receipt number on your application and include a copy of your receipt.

More information on How to pay for an application is available.

Citizenship

Citizenship by descent, citizenship by conferral and applications for evidence of citizenship can be lodged online through ImmiAccount.

Applications for citizenship by descent are processed at the Australian High Commission London.​​

​Applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be sent to the Australian address on the form.​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​

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

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.