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.


09 Jun

Du 9 au 10 juin, la Mission économique belge aux États-Unis, conduite par S.A.R. la Princesse Astrid de Belgique, représentant Sa Majesté le Roi, sera à Boston, Massachusetts, pour des contacts avec des entreprises et des représentants des autorités afin d'explorer les possibilités de renforcer les partenariats solides et cordiaux entre la Belgique et les États-Unis.

07 Jun

From June 7 to 9, the Belgian Economic Mission to the USA, led by HRH Princess Astrid of Belgium, representing His Majesty the King, will be in New York for contacts with businesses and public officials in order to explore opportunities to strengthen the strong and cordial partnerships between Belgium and the United States.

05 Jun

From June 4 to 6, HRH Princess Astrid of Belgium, representing the His Majesty the King, will lead the Belgian economic mission to the USA to its first stop in Atlanta, Georgia. Several visits to businesses and with public officials are scheduled in order to explore opportunities to strengthen the partnerships between Belgium and the United States.

03 Jun

The United Nations Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (UNCTED) paid a working visit to Belgium from May 31 to June 4, with the objective of monitoring Belgium's implementation of UN counter-terrorism resolutions and assessing Belgian counter-terrorism policy. This committee also evaluates the cooperation between UN member states and disseminates best practices in the field of counter-terrorism. This was UNCTED's first assessment visit since the 2016 Brussels attacks.

02 Jun

From June 4 to 11, HRH Princess Astrid of Belgium, representing His Majesty the King, will lead an economic mission to Atlanta, New York City and Boston in the United States of America. With over 540 participants, i.e. business representatives from 270 leading Belgian companies and a solid academic delegation as well, this is one of the largest ever organized.