Kids-ID - ID card for children

The Kids-ID is the electronic ID card for Belgian children aged 0 to 12 years. Although it is not mandatory, it is increasingly requested. The Kids-ID, which is valid for three years, is mandatory for all trips abroad, in countries where the identity card is sufficient as a travel document.

How to apply?

  • External site Make an appointment (except for the collection of ID cards)
  • By one of the persons exercising the parental authority on the child, the presence of the child is required at the counter

Required documents

  • A recent photo, in accordance with standards
  • Old Kids-ID


  • 9 euros (normal procedure)
  • 150 euros (very urgent procedure)
  • payment preferably with Bancontact

Waiting period

  • 2 to 3 weeks (normal procedure)
  • 1 working day if the application is made before 15h (in very urgent procedure)