Legal notes

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The head publisher

The head publisher of the website of the City of Brussels is Mayor Yvan Mayeur.

Office of the Mayor
1000 Brussels

Tel. : 02 279 50 02
Fax : 02 279 50 21

The concept and the realization of the website

The website was conceived by GIAL which proposed the principles on which it is based, its structure, its graphics and which develops the site. The project was followed by a committee set up by the College.

The management of the website

The hosting, the technical maintenance, the feeding of the site as well as the updates are assured by GIAL.

Boulevard Emile Jacqmain 95
1000 Brussels

Tel. : 02 229 54 00
Fax : 02 229 54 54

Opening hours : from Monday till Friday from 8 am till 5 pm
Telephone hours : from Monday till Friday from 8 am till 5 pm

The information

The City of Brussels has a lot of attention for the exactness of the data on its website. If nevertheless, the Internet user found an incorrect or erroneous information in pages, he can indicate this:

  • Or by clicking the icone To indicate a problem on this page and by drafting a message in the form which appears
  • Or by sending an e-mail to:

Texts published on the website cannot be used in court. Only texts from the notes of the sessions of the city council can be considered official.


This whole site falls within the Belgian and international legislation on copyright and intellectual property. All the reproduction rights are reserved, including downloadable documents and iconographic and photographic representations.

The reproduction of all or pieces of this website on an electronic support, is formally forbidden, except with authorization of the head publisher or his delegate.

The reproduction of texts on paper is authorized on the following 3 conditions:

  • Free access of the distribution
  • Respect for the integrity of reproduced documents (no modification nor change)
  • Clear and legible quotation of the source: source: website

For other use of texts, it is advisable to contact the head publisher or his delegate.

The hyperlinks

The site proposes links towards other sites. These sites, the addresses of which are regularly verified, are not part of the site of the City of Brussels. The unit responsible for the website of the City of Brussels has no control of their content and the City declines any responsibility as for the information which is presented there.

This site can be connected to other sites by means of hypertext links without our knowing. The City of Brussels also declines any responsibility for the information presented on these other sites.

Personal data

The personal data on the website result from the voluntary communication of an e-mail address during the deposit of an electronic message. The addresses collected in this way only serve for supplying the wanted information. These e-mail addresses are not treated by the City of Brussels, nor transferred to others.


The fields of the online forms marked with an asterisk must be filled. This information is the object of an IT processing intended to facilitate the treatment of the demand by the administration of the City of Brussels.

Image rights

Every person who appears on a photo and did not authorize this appearance on the website of the City can ask the removal of the image.

Photo credits

The present images on the website of the City of Brussels are the property of the City of Brussels or GIAL, except when another credit is mentioned.

The reproduction of photos and illustrations is forbidden without prior authorization.


The website of the City of Brussels uses cookies for statistical purposes. These do not allow to identify you. They allow to collect anonymous information on the browser, the operating system, the number of visited pages, the duration of the visit...

Every Internet user can oppose to the recording of cookies by configuring his browser.


The translations towards Dutch are assured by the administrative departments of the City of Brussels or by an outside translation service.

For English, the website of the City of Brussels has an IT software that assists in the translation.

For any problem of understanding texts, it is advisable to refer to the statutory texts, such as voted by the city council.

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