Netherlands Missions Japan

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State Visit

King and Queen to visit Japan

His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands and Her Majesty Queen Máxima will arrive in Japan on 28 October, and will stay as State Guest until 31 October.


Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Tokyo

Netherlands Embassy in Tokyo
3-6-3 Shibakoen
Tokyo 105-0011

+81 3 5776 5400

Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Osaka/Kobe

Netherlands Consulate General in Osaka/Kobe
Twin MID Tower 33Fl.
2-1-61 Shiromi, Chuo-ku,
Osaka 540-6133

+81 6 6944 7272


Visa application in Japan

How to request a visa for the Netherlands and/or the Schengen area


Dutch passports

Information on applying for a Dutch passport


Cultural Calendar

Dutch events in Japan

Cultural Calendar

Heritage Holland-Japan Connection

Holland-Japan Connection

Heritage Holland-Japan Connection

September 4, 2014 On 25 August Nikkei Business published a special report on the flexibility of the labor market in the Netherlands. The Netherlands Embassy has made an unofficial translation of the article, which can be found within.

September 1, 2014 "We deeply regret the execution in Japan of two death row inmates, Mitsuhiro Kobayashi and Tsutomu Takamizawa, today. Since the end of a de facto moratorium of 20 months in March 2012, eighteen persons have been executed in Japan.


14 Sep 14 31 Oct 14

LGBT Exhibition: Rainbow Messages from the Hirado Dutch Trading Post

At the Hirado Dutch Trading Post, Japan’s first western style building, exchanges between Japan and the Netherlands flourished and is now once again a place where cultures and new ideas meet.

8 Oct 14

Seminar: Innovative Maritime Technologies

The seminar aims to shed light on the innovative technologies that have emerged due to recent developments in the maritime industry. Special attention will be devoted to noise reduction and anti-fouling.