Embassy of Belgium in Ukraine

Belgium in Ukraine

Welcome to our website

Welcoming address of the Ambassador

 

Important notice

Because of international and national travel restrictions imposed by the Ukrainian authorities for preventing the spread of the coronavirus.

Please note:

  • Only very urgent visa applications will be received.
  • Tourist visa are not considered as urgent visa.
  • Always contact the visa section first by phone (tel. +380 44 529 41 41) or by email (kiev.visa@diplobel.fed.be)
  • You will receive an appointment if your application is justified and urgent.
     

 
Visitors having received an appointment at the Embassy must respect the following instructions:

  • If the visitor has been ill or had symptoms of COVID-19 infection during the last 2 weeks, he/she shall NOT come to the Embassy. The same applies if the visitor lives with a sick person or was recently in contact with a person showing COVID-19 symptoms.
  • Take your temperature before coming to the Embassy.
  • Wear a mouth mask.
  • At your arrival immediately wash your hands. If this is not possible please use the available hydroalcoholic gel.

 

 
Are you a Belgian who has recently moved to Ukraine and would like to register with the Embassy in Kyiv? Did you lose your passport while you were travelling through Ukraine 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 Ukraine, current events in Belgian foreign policy and other useful information or events.
 

Notice to holders of a Ukrainian biometric passport

Holders of a Ukrainian biometric passport are exempted of a visa for their short stay visits to the Schengen area.

For holders of a non-biometric Ukraine passport, the Schengen visa stays compulsory.

For a long stay in Belgium (more than 90 days) one must apply for a type-D Belgian visa, whether you hold a biometric or a non-biometric passport.

 
Important notice to the visa applicants

All visa applications will be introduced at the Embassy of Belgium, vul. Mykoly Rayevskoho 4B, 01042 Kyiv. You should take an appointment before coming: tel +380 44 529 41 41.

News

22 Jul

Belgium has decided to provide emergency assistance to Tunisia, following a request transmitted by this country through the European Mechanism of Civil Protection, in the context of the fight against COVID-19. Tunisia is currently facing a serious deterioration of its health situation and a sharp increase in hospitalizations. The country has informed its European partners of specific needs to help it cope with this situation, including in terms of vaccines. The vaccination rate remains very low in the country and the authorities are trying to accelerate the vaccination campaign.

12 Jul

Belgium has decided to provide emergency assistance to Namibia, following a request transmitted by this country through the European Mechanism for Civil Protection, in the context of the fight against COVID-19. In recent weeks, Namibia has been facing a serious deterioration of its health situation and an increase in hospitalizations. This situation is leading to an important need for protective equipment.

01 Jul

In 1995, an ambitious agreement was reached on twelve domains for action to promote the rights of women and girls - the "Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action". Since then, many initiatives and concrete policy measures have been taken to implement the Platform for Action. Over the years, Belgium has been actively working, both domestically and internationally, to promote gender equality.

29 Jun

The thirtieth Plenary Meeting of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) was held in Brussels, under Belgian chairmanship, from 22 to 25 June 2021. The NSG is a multilateral regime aimed at preventing nuclear proliferation by controlling the export of materials, equipment and technology that can be used to manufacture nuclear weapons.

28 Jun

Minister of Development Cooperation Meryame Kitir is going to Geneva from June 28 to 30. She will meet with several multilateral partner organizations active in the fields of human rights, health, humanitarian aid and migration. Itclude meetings with the Director-General of WHO, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, the Director-General of ILO, Guy Ryder, the Executive Director of UNAIDS, Winnie Byanyima, the Director-General of IOM, Antonio Vitorino, and the CEO of GAVI (Vaccine Alliance), Seth Berkley.