Departure abroad (removal)
If you plan to leave the Belgian territory to settle in another country, you must report your departure to the Population Service. In this way, the departure will be registered in the population registers. The Proof of removal from the national register (model 8) will then be issued to you.
To have one's main residence on the territory of the City of Brussels
How to apply?
The procedure is the same for Belgian and foreign citizens.
This is the last administrative step that must be taken the day before your departure.
You can notify us of your departure:
- Without appointment, at the counter of the Brucity Administrative Centre or at the Liaison Offices in Laeken, Louise, Neder-Over-Heembeek and Haren.
- Or by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Attach a copy of both sides of your identity card or residence permit
The completed, dated and signed
Identity card or residence permit
Social protection abroad?
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Last update on 30/06/2023