Visa for Belgium
Mandatory form for Extra-Schengen air travel to Belgium 'Public Health Passenger Locator Form"
Every passenger on an Extra-Schengen flight to Belgium is obliged to complete the "Public Health Passenger Locator Form" prior to travel. On arrival in Belgium, the form must be handed over to the designated authorities at the border. This is a sanitary measure imposed by the Federal Public Service Health, Food Chain Safety and Environment. Further information can be found on the form itself.
Information on the GDPR
In the context of the Coronavirus crisis and to prevent the virus from further spreading, the external borders of the European Union / Schengen area are temporarily closed to nationals of a non-European Union / Schengen country, who are non-residents or make a non-essential journey.
Until further notice: no visa application can be received nor any visa issued, whether it is a short or long stay visa.
If you already hold a visa and you are planning to travel to Europe, please contact your airline to ensure you will be allowed on board.
For Israeli citizens travelling to Belgium
Israeli citizens traveling to Belgium or any other Schengen country do not need a visa if they do not stay in the Schengen area more than 90 days in a 180-day period. When travelling to Belgium, their passport must be valid for at least 3 months after the end of their intended stay in Belgium.
For visa for longer stays in Belgium, please see below.
All the information concerning visa applications for Belgium is available on the website of the Foreigners Department of the FPS Home Affairs, which is the competent Belgian authority for access to the territory, stay, residence and removal of foreigners in Belgium. All visa applications must be handed in latest 3 weeks before your departure.