Embassy of Belgium in Romania

Belgium in Romania

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Are you a Belgian who has recently moved to Romania and would like to register with the Embassy in Bucharest? Did you lose your passport while you were travelling through Romania as a tourist? Do you need to request a visa in order to travel to Belgium? Then you’ve come to the right address.

This website will keep you up to date on consular matters that are specifically applicable to Belgians in Romania, current events in Belgian foreign policy and other useful information or events.

Post-Brexit procedures, controls, handling, and traffic flows in/to Belgian seaports

Brexit is a fact. From the 1st of January 2021 onwards, the United Kingdom will no longer be part of the customs union and the internal market of the European Union. In order to best prepare for these new procedures, controls and traffic flows, companies exporting, importing and transporting freight to and from the UK can find relevant information at this link.

Proceduri, controale, manipulare mărfuri și fluxuri de trafic post-Brexit în / către porturile maritime belgiene

Brexit-ul este o realitate. Începând cu 1 ianuarie 2021, Regatul Unit nu va mai face parte din uniunea vamală și piața internă a Uniunii Europene. Pentru a se adapta cât mai bine la noile proceduri, controale și fluxuri de trafic, companiile care exportă, importă și transportă mărfuri către și din Regatul Unit pot gasi mai multe informatii relevante aici. 

The Kingdom of Belgium opens honorary consulate in Timișoara

Timișoara - March 2021 The first honorary consulate of the Kingdom of Belgium in Romania has opened in Timișoara. The new honorary consul is Ovidiu Șandor. He is known for developing major urban reconversion projects such as the City Business Center or the ISHO district in the city center. He is also involved in the artistic and cultural life through the Art Encounters Foundation.

Read the full press release here.

Travelling in times of COVID-19

To find out more about the travel conditions between Belgium and Romania, check out our travel advice and the homepage of the Federal Public Service Foreign Affairs.

Travelers Online - No country is completely safe from a crisis, bombings, or accidents. Record your trip to Travelers Online. This will make it easier for the Foreign Affairs SPF to inform and support you. Your data always remains confidential.


24 Dec

Statement by Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Italy, Lithuania, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom.

17 Dec

Faced with its colonial past in Central Africa, Belgium has decided to embark on a necessary journey of research, truth and memory. The research project concerning the segregation suffered by the metis from Belgian colonization for the implementation of the parliamentary resolution 'Metis' is taking place in two phases.

10 Dec

On the occasion of International Human Rights Day, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sophie Wilmès and Minister for Development Cooperation Meryame Kitir reiterate Belgium's commitment to the protection and promotion of all human rights for everyone. 

06 Dec

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sophie Wilmès has decided to grant a voluntary contribution of 400,000 euros to the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) for a programme to combat illicit arms trafficking in North Macedonia. Illicit arms trafficking from the Balkans remains a major concern for Belgium in order to ensure security in Europe and the region.

02 Dec

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sophie Wilmès has decided to grant 300,000 euros to the Implementation Support Unit (ISU) of the Ottawa Convention on anti-personnel mines.