Participation & citizenship

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The Brussels citizen can participate in the city policy in diverse manners.

The citizen of Brussels can participate in the elections, intervene in dialogues or become a member of certain advisory councils.

The City assures a better information to its inhabitants by communicating with them.

The equality of opportunities between all the inhabitants is also a concern of the City of Brussels.

The City also awards honorary titles.




  • Made in Jonction. Call for citizen initiatives 2015-2018

    Made in Jonction. Call for citizen initiatives 2015-2018

    The sustainable district contract Jonction is a four year program for urban revitalization to improve the living environment of the Jonction quarter. One of the socio-economic activities of the program is a call for citizen initiatives (2015-2018) which supports small-scale local actions.

  • Road works? The answers in video

    Road works? The answers in video

    The House of Participation of the City answers the frequently asked questions related to public works by the City. Videos and texts explain how: reconstructing sidewalks, filling pits in the roads, the operation of the Road Works service, everything about the works on construction sites,...