New requirement for applicants wishing to obtain Return visa

Dear applicants, please be advised that a new document has been added to the document list of Return visa: you are now required to submit an explanation letter detailing the reason why you are applying for the return visa. The letter must be provided in English. 


Important Reminder

  • All documents are required to use A4 format printed/copied on one side, including bank statements. If any original documents that are not in single-sided A4 size, a single-sided copy in A4 size must be submitted together.
  • Please make sure all photocopies are clear and complete.
  • Please do NOT staple any documents.

Please select the purpose of your trip to the Netherlands using one of the following categories of visa.

Short stay visa

You wish to apply for a Schengen or Caribbean visa and your stay will not exceed 90 days.

Long stay visa

You wish to apply for a long stay visa and your stay will exceed 90 days.