Authorisation application "in the frame of an exemption"
Executive or management staff employed by a registered office - in Belgium for more than 90 days
(art. 2.33 royal decree 09/06/1999)
If the duration of the employment in Belgium exceeds 90 days (in case of successive and uninterrupted jobs, the previous periods are taken into account to calculate the 90 days), you need to submit the following documents:
This concerns you if the yearly remuneration of the worker exceeds 69,637 euros (NSSO in Belgium: 5,002.66 euros x 13,92) should you file your application in 2019.
If that is not the case, see this page.
What is the procedure?
The procedure takes four months at most from the moment Brussels Economy and Employment has the complete file until the single permit is delivered / the rejection is notified.
Contact us by e-mail only and send your dossier by e-mail.
Direction de la Migration économique
Bd du Jardin Botanique, 20
E Contact form
T +32 (0)2 204 13 99
Counters, Work permits
CCN - Brussels-North station
Rue du Progrès 80
Attention: our counters are closed until further notice due to the Covid-19 measures
Federal, Flanders, Wallonia
- Cooperation agreement on the coordination of the policies with regard to granting employment authorisations and residence permits, as well as the norms pertaining to the employment and residence of foreign workers
- Law dated 30 April 1999 on the employment of foreign workers