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. Please note: at the Administrative Centre & liaison offices, all citizens are asked to come alone, maximum 15 minutes before the appointment time, wear a face mask (obligatory) and disinfect their hands.


Municipal bonus home modification for people with disabilities

The City of Brussels has a municipal bonus for modifying a home occupied by a person with a disability.


To receive this grant, applicants must meet certain conditions:

  • a resident of the City of Brussels
  • in possession of a recognized certificate of permanent disability, issued by the Directorate General for Disabled Persons or admitted to the regional PHARE or VAPH services
  • to inhabit the house as an owner, tenant or usufructuary

Which works?

The planned changes should aim to facilitate the daily lives of persons with disabilities and preserve their autonomy. The planned adjustment works must be in proportion to the recognized disability and have to relate to:

  • motorization of roller shutters and doors
  • installing a stair lift or elevator platform
  • changes to the access of the house
  • the adaptation of the bathroom
  • modification of the electrical installation

How to apply?

Applications must be submitted to the Housing Office of the City. The forms and the regulation are only available in Dutch and French.