Netherlands Embassy in Riyadh Saudi Arabia

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Welcome to this website

Welcome to the website of the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The diplomatic ties between our two kingdoms go back to 1869, when the Dutch were one of the first countries to recognize the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and established a consulate in Jeddah.

Netherlands Embassy in Riyadh

Abdullah Hizaf Asehmi Street
(Diplomatic Quarter)
11693 Riyadh
Saudi Arabia

+966 11 442 23 00

24 hours, 7 days in a week

October 16, 2016 Please note that the consular department of the Embassy of the Netherlands will be open 3 days a week. From now on the consular department is open on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays from 9:00-12:00.

October 11, 2016 Newspaper Al-Arabia wrote an article on Dutch diplomat and orientalist Marcel Kurpershoek, who was an Ambassador to Saudi Arabia 30 years ago. See the article at:


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Saudi Build Expo

For over 30 years, Saudi Build has been Saudi Arabia’s largest construction trade exhibition, attracting thousands of international manufacturers, exporters and businessmen, as well as tens of thousands of regional engineers, importers and industry professionals to connect and engage with the latest technology that the Kingdom’s largest sector has to offer.