Contact Us

Our office is situated near the Museum Quarter in the centre of Amsterdam. As we no longer have a library or information centre, we are not open to the general public and can only be visited by appointment. Please get in touch with the relevant department to make an appointment.

Our office

British Council
Weteringschans 85a
1017 RZ Amsterdam Netherlands

KvK 73323683

T +31 (0)20 550 6060 (Monday to Friday, 10:00 – 16:00)

We will be available to answer your queries during our social media office hours, Monday to Friday from 10:00 to 16:00. 


General exams enquiries should be sent to

If you have an enquiry specific to our Cambridge English examination centres, please find all contact details of our exam centres here.

If you have a question regarding IELTS, the International English Language Testing System, please contact the British Language Training Centre (BLTC) via email at: IELTS tests are administrated by the BLTC on our behalf in the Netherlands. 


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From the train station ‘Amsterdam Centraal’, take metro 52 (to Station Zuid). After two stops get off at ‘Vijzelgracht’ and walk to the right onto Weteringschans. Walk another 200 metres to number 85a, which is in the ‘Museum Plaza’ building. This is opposite the Rijksmuseum.