This is a web series on the Belgian-Romanian relations developed by the Embassy of Belgium in Bucharest. To watch all the episodes click here.
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.
The Embassy of Belgium in Bucharest has a brand new appointment system!
Starting 1 of March 2019 all appointments for consular services (passport, eID, visa applications,…) will be made online, via E-Appointment and Visa-On-Web.
How does E-Appointment work?
You can make an appointment via this link and choose the requested service. You will receive a confirmation e-mail. Please note that the service you request should reflect your real intention, otherwise the appointment will be cancelled.
If you want to make an appointment for a visa application, you will first have to fill out the visa application form via the application Visa-On-Web. Subsequently, with the file number thus received (VOW…), you make an appointment via the E-Appointment application.
Today, Philippe Goffin, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Defence, opens the "E10 Dialogue" in Brussels. This two-day meeting brings together the ten current elected members of the UN Security Council and the five incoming elected members. The aim of the meeting is to increase cooperation between the elected members and to contribute as such to the efficient functioning of the Security Council. Our country is organizing the meeting together with Kuwait, which will complete its two-year mandate on 31 December, and Tunisia, which will join on 1 January 2020.
On the night of 26 November 2019, the Republic of Albania was hit by a violent earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter scale. Dozens of victims lost their lives and hundreds were injured. In the affected areas around the port city of Durres, many houses have been damaged. Through the emergency mechanism B-FAST, relief workers were immediately ready to respond positively to a call for international assistance from the affected country.
Belgium, Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, Norway and Sweden attach the utmost importance to the preservation and full implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPoA) on Iran’s nuclear programme by all parties involved. The nuclear agreement was unanimously endorsed by the UN Security Council and is a key instrument for the global non-proliferation regime and a major contribution to stability in the region.
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders calls for a continued commitment to strengthen the Kimberley Process (KP) and to extend the definition of conflict diamonds. "Belgium is satisfied with the progress made by the Kimberley Process during its plenary meeting in New Delhi last week. Our country will keep working to extend the definition of conflict diamonds. This is indeed crucial to keep leading a credible and efficient fight against conflict diamonds."