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.


Grants for sports clubs

Associations and sports clubs located on the territory of the City of Brussels can receive grants.

There are three types of grants:

  • Operating grants:
    • for smooth operation and daily management of the club, especially for the purchase of sports equipment or equipment which lasts no longer than 5 years
    • for the training of trainers or sports leaders from Brussels
    • for help or assistance in training in the use of medical equipment
  • Investment grants: for the purchase of sports equipment that will last for more than 5 years
  • Specific grants: for exceptional sporting events

To apply for grants, the sports club or association must:

  • be a non-profit legal entity
  • have a head office on the territory of the City of Brussels (Brussels, Laeken, Neder-Over-Heembeek and Haren) and/or
  • organize activities on the same territory and/or
  • offer activities that promote sports for young people, people with disabilities or seniors and/or
  • organize activities which promote sports for women
  • have 60% of its members from Brussels
  • be part of an official competition

Applications must be submitted to the Sports Service or the Alderman of Sports. The club must submit a completed and signed application form, along with a global budget. The application forms are only available in Dutch and French.