Welcome to the website of the Embassy of Belgium in the United Kingdom


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Ambassador's Welcome

My latest diplomatic journey has taken my wife and I from Moscow to London. Serving in the United Kingdom is a great privilege. I am committed to further developing the good relations between the UK and Belgium and promoting common interests to the benefit of both our countries. I therefore look forward to our partnership and collaboration.

I hope that you enjoy our website - a portal into Belgium's presence in the UK. 

Are you a Belgian citizen living in the United Kingdom or thinking of moving to the UK? Please register with the Embassy in London. Our consular services provide information about how to register, apply for identity cards and passports. Please note that since October 2011, Belgians residing in the UK have to book an appointment and come in person to the Embassy in London to apply for a new passport.

You are interested in travelling to Belgium or would like to study, work or do business there, please check the ‘Travel to Belgium’ section. If you need a visa, an easy and quick application is available via the ‘Visa Application Centre’. Details can be found on www.vfs-be-uk.comNo label found for: as_externallink.alttag.

Finally, do not forget to visit our News and Events sections and join the Embassy’s Facebook pageNo label found for: as_externallink.alttag for the latest news from the Embassy of Belgium in London and feeds about events in the UK with a Belgian touch. You can also subscribe to our newsletter.

If you have any questions and/or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us on london@diplobel.fed.be.

Guy Trouveroy, Ambassador

(07 March 2014) Interview with the AmbassadorNo label found for: as_externallink.alttag 

Press releases

  • Belgian economic mission to Colombia

    17 Oct News item

    Belgian economic mission to Colombia (18-22 October 2014).

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  • Didier Reynders about the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)

    15 Oct Press release

    Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders visited Rome on 14-15 October 2014 for an informal meeting of the trade ministers of the European Union.

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  • Official visit of the Prime Minister of Vietnam

    13 Oct Press release

    Prime Minister Charles Michel and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders met today at the Egmont Palace with the Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and the Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.

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  • Minister Reynders on European and World Day against Death Penalty

    10 Oct Press release

    On the occasion of the European and World Day against the Death Penalty, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Didier Reynders underlines the Belgian commitment to the abolition of the death penalty. Together with the EU and other countries, Belgium remains committed to the fight against the death penalty. It is a long-term endeavour on several fronts.

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  • Belgians abroad

    07 Oct News item

    The number of Belgians living abroad reached the record of 406.288 (September 2014). This represents an increase of 37% in 10 years. Our border countries (and France ahead with 26,3%) are among the most popular destinations for our Belgian citizens. Work, but also relationships and lifestyles constitute the main reasons of these expatriations.

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