Nonimmigrant Visas

The Consulate General in Amsterdam is responsible for providing visa services to those seeking to enter the United States for a temporary period and for those wishing to take up indefinite or permanent residence in the United States. There is no visa section at the U.S. Embassy in The Hague.

Please visit our Global Support Services (GSS) website for complete information on applying for a nonimmigrant U.S. visa, including a directory of nonimmigrant visa categories.

Contacting the Nonimmigrant Visa Unit? Use our Contact Form.

Opening Hours:

The U.S. Consulate General is open for visa appointments from Monday through Thursday, 8:30-15:30, except for Dutch and U.S. Holidays. Please see our Holiday Calendar for more information.

Visiting Instructions:

Please see our visiting instructions before your appointment.

Follow these four steps to apply for your nonimmigrant visa:

  1. Determine the appropriate visa category for your travel (use our visa wizard).
  2. Complete the DS-160 on-line visa application at the CEAC website.
  3. Register, pay the fee and set up your appointment at usvisa-info.com, our visa service provider.
  4. Read the access and security instructions and visit the U.S. Consulate General in Amsterdam.