Embassy of Belgium in Australia

Belgium in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific

Belgium in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific

Do you have questions relating to the Covid-19 pandemic

Information about coronavirus measures in Belgium: https://www.info-coronavirus.be/en/ and https://diplomatie.belgium.be/en.

Are you a Belgian who has recently moved to Australia, New-Zealand and the “Pacific Islands” and would like to register with the Embassy in Canberra? Did you lose your passport while you were travelling through Australia, New-Zealand and the “Pacific Islands” as a tourist? Do you need to request a visa in order to travel to Belgium? Then you’ve come to the right address. This website will keep you up to date on consular matters that are specifically applicable to Belgians in Australia, New-Zealand and the “Pacific Islands”, current events in Belgian foreign policy and other useful information or events.

To provide better consular assistance, we recommend that you register your trip on www.travellersonline.diplomatie.be.

 

News

31 May

The third meeting of the Eastern Partnership (EaP) Working Group for Gender Equality took place on 30-31 May in Brussels in collaboration with the Federal Public Service (FPS) for Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation of the Kingdom of Belgium, and in the framework of the Belgian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, with the European External Action Service (EEAS) and the European Commission’s Directorate General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations (DG NEAR).

29 May

Today, 29 May, the 20th anniversary of B-FAST (Belgian First Aid and Support Team) -the permanent rapid intervention structure responsible for organising disaster relief abroad - is being celebrated in Brussels.

22 May

An interview with Laura Cogels, head of service for Humanitarian Aid.

17 May

On this International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT), Belgium is joining in the messages of support for the protection and promotion of the human rights of LGBTQI+ people.

03 May

On World Press Freedom Day, the Minister of Foreign Affairs announces that Belgium is joining the Media Freedom Coalition.