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Running your business

On this site you will find all the information you need to run a business in Belgium.

GUIDE TO PROCEDURES

To find out more about the licences and permits you need to carry out your business activities in Belgium ? Click here

Strategic location
Strategic location
Belgium has an outstanding strategic location at the heart of Europe. This position means that Belgium has unparalleled access to the main European markets and suppliers.
6 reasons to invest in Belgium
6 reasons to invest in Belgium
There are many reasons to invest in Belgium, including the quality of life, the multilingualism and productivity of the workforce, the intelligent tax system and the density of the country’s infrastructures.
Professional qualifications
Professional qualifications
In Belgium, evidence of professional qualifications has to be provided for certain professions. Directive 2005/36 introduces a system of mutual recognition of professional qualifications within the European Economic Area.
Belgium in figures
Belgium in figures
Do you want to set up a business, change your line of business or launch a new product? Here you will find an overview of the host of figures and statistics that are available so that you gain a better knowledge of the Belgian economy and the Belgian market.
Services Directive
Services Directive
The Services Directive is a piece of EU legislation that was drawn up to make life easier for businesses that provide or use services in the European Union.
Public Procurement
Public Procurement
For more detailed information or the latest developments in public procurement legislation.