You are a foreign national, you live in Brussels and you want to work?
You want to recruit a foreign worker in Brussels?

The following tools will show you, in a few clicks, what steps you need to take.


These tools are offered for informative purposes. The provided information is of a general nature. They concern the most common cases.
If you decide to apply for a work permit at the Administration or if you get controlled, the Administration's decision only shall prevail, in accordance with the laws in force.
  • These regulations, and thus these tools, only apply to salaried workers or employees.
  • These tools do not apply to the European blue card.
  • A work permit loses its validity if the worker does not have a valid right of residence (any more).
For additional explanations, consult the website. Contact the Administration if necessary.