Embassy and Consulates of Belgium in Canada

Belgium in Canada

You are a Belgian resident in Canada and you wish to register in the consular records? You urgently need a new passport? You are planning a visit to Belgium and you would like to know if you need a visa? You wish to know if you are affected by travel restrictions related to COVID-19? You will find the answers on this site. 

If you live in Canada, in Bermuda or in the Territorial Collectivity of Saint-Pierre-and-Miquelon and you need consular services, the Consulate General in Montreal is your unique point of contact.

The Consulate General can be reached by phone from 9 AM to 1 PM and from 2 PM to 4 PM (Eastern Daylight Time) from Monday to Friday. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it is open to the public by appointment only. 

News

25 Nov

25 November 2021 marks the 30th anniversary of the international campaign '16 days of activism against gender-based violence'. This campaign runs from 25 November (International Day against Violence against Women) to 10 December (International Human Rights Day) and aims at eradicating violence against women and girls worldwide.

22 Nov

Minister for Development Cooperation and Major Cities Policy, Meryame Kitir, is going on a working visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) from November 23 to 28. The visit focuses on women's rights, gender equality and gender-based violence. Meetings with Congolese women and local and international organizations working on these topics will be central to the visit.

18 Nov

Earlier this month, a fuel truck exploded in Freetown, the capital of Sierra Leone. More than 100 people were killed and more than 100 injured, with many people suffering from severe burns. Following the accident, Sierra Leone submitted a request for assistance to the EU Civil Protection Mechanism, including a specific request for medical equipment.

06 Nov

Joint Statement on the release of the OHCHR-EHRC joint investigation,  signed by Australia, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

28 Oct

The Minister of Development Cooperation and Major Cities Policy, Meryame Kitir, is making additional efforts to strengthen local vaccine production in Senegal. She made the announcement while on a working visit to the country. Yesterday, M. Kitir visited a number of projects in the health sector, in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.