Measures against the spread of coronavirus in Belgium

Due to the spread of coronavirus, federal government and the governments of the federated states have decided in the Consultation Committee to implement following measures:

  • Everybody who is over 12-years-old have to wear a mask covering nose and mouth in crowded public places (in public transport and stores).
  • You are allowed to invite 8 people indoors simultaneously.
  • Cafés and restaurants are open from 5 am until 1 am. You are allowed at the table in groups of maximum 8 people or with the people you live with.

Comprehensive list of all restrictions can be found on