Coronavirus measures

The City of Brussels has taken several decisions in order to best respect the measures of the federal government in the fight against the coronavirus (Covid-19). More info: coronavirus measures by the City of Brussels. Please note: at the Administrative Centre & liaison offices, all citizens are asked to come alone, maximum 15 minutes before the appointment time, wear a face mask (obligatory) and disinfect their hands.


Certificate of morality

The certificate of morality (Extract from the Police Record 596.1.8) is delivered to every person working or wanting to work, in a occasional or permanent way, in a bar (horeca, snack,...).

How to obtain a certificate of morality?

Documents to be supplied

  • ID card
  • a mandate (PDF, 29.04 KB) and the copy of the ID card if a third person comes to collect the certificate of morality (the employer cannot make the demand for his employee)

Useful information: any demand introduced by a bar manager (establishment in which alcoholic or non-alcoholic drinks or sold to be consumed on the spot or to be taken) whose establishment is situated on the territory of the City Brussels must be introduced:


  • free for employers
  • free for employees

    Waiting period

    • at the counter: at once