Pedestrian zone around the Grand-Place extended

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Pedestrian zone Grand-Place

Some streets around the Grand-Place will become a pedestrian zone from 10 May 2012. An automated system with retractable posts manages the access to the zone.

The new pedestrian zone consists of the following streets:

  • Rue Charles Buls - Karel Bulsstraat [plan]
  • Rue des Brasseurs - Brouwersstraat [plan]
  • Rue des Chapeliers - Hoedenmakersstraat [plan]
  • Marché au Fromage - Kaasmarkt [plan]
  • Rue des Eperonniers - Spoormakersstraat [plan]
  • Rue de l'Homme Chrétien - Kerstenmannekensstraat [plan]

Traffic and parking is prohibited in this zone. Deliveries are permitted between 6 am and 11 am.

Access to the zone

The access is allowed for taxis, cyclists and persons with an admission:

Parking around the area

In the immediate vicinity of the pedestrian zone, the parking places are extended for taxis, deliveries, local residents and motorcycles.

Practical information

Demand of badge, pass and code:

Traffic Unit
Administrative centre
Boulevard Anspach 6
1st floor
1000 Brussels

Tel. : 02 279 22 20
Opening hours : Monday to Wednesday from 8:30 am to 3 pm, Thursday from 8:30 am to 6 pm, Friday from 8:30 am to 12 pm, the distribution of tickets takes place from 8:15 am
Telephone hours : from Monday till Friday from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

Demand of code:

Brussels Capitale Ixelles Police
Technical traffic service
Rue des Palais 321
1000 Brussels

Tel. : 02 279 83 51
Telephone 2 : 02 279 83 50
Fax : 02 279 83 08

These applications concern only the territory of the City of Brussels, Laeken, Neder-over-Heembeek and Haren.

Management of posts:

02 279 60 02 (between 8 am and 5 pm)