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.


Change of address

You are moving from another municipality to the territory of the City of Brussels? Or you are moving within the territory of the City of Brussels?

Coronavirus measures: a face mask is required at the counters. Change of address requests can be made:

People who do not have internet or need help can also request a change of address by post: Demography - Population Service, Boulevard Anspach 6 - 1000 Brussels.

You have to report your new address within eight working days after your actual installation, in order to be registered or to have your address adjusted on the chip of your electronic ID card or residence card.

How to apply?

  • Online via the e-Desk
  • At the counter

Required documents

  • ID card
  • Residence card


  • 6 euros to pay at the counter or when the change of address is made on your electronic ID card or residence card (payment preferably by Bancontact)

Waiting time

  • 4 to 6 weeks