Extraordinary European Summit in Brussels on 30 June, 1 and 2 July 2019 (update)

On Sunday 30 June and Monday 1 July 2019, a European Summit of the Heads of state and Government of the European Union will be held in Brussels in the buildings of the Council of the European Union, at the Rue de la Loi. A safety zone will be set up. Only authorized persons can enter this zone on foot. The European Summit is being extended and the safety zone will be closed again on Tuesday 2 July from 8:30 am.

Please note:

  • The European Summit is being extended, ending at the moment unknown
  • Closure of the Reyers Tunnel towards the centre on Tuesday 2 July 2019 from 7:30 am
  • The safety zone will be closed again on Tuesday 2 July 2019 at 8:30 am until the end
  • The passes remain valid

The safety zone will be closed on Sunday 30 June and Monday 1 July 2019:

  • Traffic circle Schuman
  • Rue Froissart, between the Rue Belliard and the Traffic circle Schuman
  • Rue de la Loi, between the Traffic circle Schuman and 'Residence Palace'
  • Rue Juste Lipse

Important remarks:

  • Deliveries will not be possible
  • Garbage bags, bicycles and terraces are not allowed within the safety zone

With a vehicle:

  • the official delegations, with accreditation from the Council services and/or police forces
  • the emergency services
  • the residents with an accreditation of the police services (access only via the Avenue d'Auderghem)

On foot:

  • the residents registered within the zone and in possession of their ID card
  • the employees and shopkeepers in possession of their ID card and a pass (delivered via their employer)
  • persons in possession of a pass and their ID card

The demands are possible via www.polbru.be/eurotop and must be sent electronically to the police station of the European quarter of the Brussels Capital Ixelles police zone, Boulevard Clovis 10 - 1000 Brussels - 02 279 85 35. The passes will be available there from 25 June 2019.

Certain streets will only be accessible for local traffic (above ground there will be a parking ban):

  • rue Archimède between the rue Stévin and the rond-point Schuman
  • avenue de Cortenberg, between the rue Stévin and the rond-point Schuman
  • rue de la Loi, between the avenue de la Joyeuse Entrée and the rond-point Schuman
  • avenue d'Auderghem, between the rue Belliard and the rond-point Schuman
  • rue Breydel

Parking will also be forbidden:

  • in the safety zone
  • in the streets with local traffic
  • Chaussée d'Etterbeek, between the Rue Belliard and the Rue Van Maerlant
  • Rue Van Maerlant
  • Rue Belliard, between the Chaussée d'Etterbeek and the Avenue d'Auderghem

The bus lines of the STIB and De Lijn that drive through the perimeter, are diverted.

More information: 02 279 85 35 or www.polbru.be

The call centre is open to the public, with distribution of passes, on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, from 8 am to 4 pm and on Thursday from noon to 8 pm. Exceptionally, this service is also provided on Saturday 29 June between 8 am and noon and on Sunday 30 June from 10 am to 8 pm.

Created on 24/06/2019 (modified on 01/07/2019)
EExtraordinary European Summit in Brussels on 30 June, 1 and 2 July 2019 (update)