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.


Tags and graffiti

The City of Brussels leads a policy of fighting against tags and graffiti by proposing their removal and by punishing the offenders.

The City offers a free graffiti removal service to its inhabitants. The conditions are mentioned in the:

To report a graffiti, one can contact the Cleaning Service:

The City makes a commitment to intervene as fast as possible after this demand of removal of graffiti. However, the City needs a written authorization on behalf of the owner.

This demand (PDF, 245.73 KB) allows the Cleaning Service to intervene as quickly as possible and every time a new graffiti appears on the facade of this owner. The authorization is valid for 5 years. Pictures of the graffiti are preferably added to the application.

The video shows the removal of graffiti on the facades at the Rue Lesbroussart (this video contains no dialogue or text, only background music):