Message for U.S. Citizens –U.S. Embassy the Hague, The Netherlands, Social Security Services for U.S. Citizens

Location: The Hague, The Netherlands

Event:  On Thursday, July 23, the American Citizens Services Unit will provide limited Social Security services to individuals over the age of 12 who are submitting a first-time application for a Social Security Number (SSN).  These services will be provided at the U.S. Embassy in The Hague.  To comply with social distancing measures, services are available exclusively by appointment.  Appointment slots will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.  To schedule an appointment send an e-mail containing the name and date of birth of each person for whom service is requested to Appointments must be requested by 12:00 p.m. on July 10.

If you reside in the Netherlands and have questions regarding services provided by the Social Security Administration (SSA), what documents to present for Social Security service, or who needs to be physically present to receive service, you must contact the SSA Federal Benefits Unit (FBU) located in Dublin, Ireland.  Please visit their webpage for more information:

The FBU in Dublin is reachable by email: or through their online form.  Please visit  for information on how to contact the FBU directly.