Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Amsterdam, Netherlands  

March 19, 2020 –
Location: The Netherlands

Event:  The U.S. Consulate General Amsterdam will be closed on Friday, March 20.  A message to U.S. citizens will be sent when the Consulate reopens for emergency consular services for U.S. citizens and emergency visa processing.  Please continue to monitor our website for updates.  For emergency American Citizens services, please email  In case of an emergency involving the death or hospitalization of a U.S. citizen, please call +31 70 310-2209.

The Dutch Ministry of Public Health announced that individuals who may have been exposed to COVID-19 should call their general practitioner or the Dutch Ministry of Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) at 0800-1351 for guidance.

For information on the March 11, 2020 Presidential Proclamation on travel from and transiting through Europe,  see the Department of State’s Frequently Asked Questions page.  For information related to arriving in the United States, refer to the Department of Homeland Security’s website for details.

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