Embassy and Consulates of Belgium in China

Belgium in China

Welcome to our website

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Are you a Belgian who has recently moved to China and would like to register with the Embassy in Beijing or the Consulate General in Shanghai or Guangzhou? Did you lose your passport while you were travelling through China as a tourist? Do you need to request a visa in order to travel to Belgium? Then you’ve come to the right address.

This website will keep you up to date on consular matters that are specifically applicable to Belgians in China, current events in Belgian foreign policy and other useful information or events.

Travel restrictions due to the Covid-19 pandemic

More information about forms and regulations for traveling to Belgium can be found on this page.

You will find information on the conditions of access to Belgium and the rules to be observed on arrival and during your stay in the context of the health crisis on the site www.info-coronavirus.be

Due to the COVID-19 health crisis, access to many countries and regions is restricted. Access may be impossible or subject to strict rules. Other rules (quarantine, etc.) may apply on arrival once access to the territory has been authorized. We advise you to carefully check with the authorities of the country where you intend to go, about these different rules, as well as with your airline, which may also impose conditions for accepting you on board.

News

14 May
On Friday, May 21, the Embassy in Beijing is organizing a team building activity. As a result, the Embassy is closed to the public on this day. Please schedule your appointment for another day.
10 May

As we celebrate the 51st anniversary of diplomatic relations between the Kingdom of Belgium and the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, we would like to seize this opportunity to stress the quality of the friendly and historical ties between our two countries and express our wish to further enhance them in the future.

05 May

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sophie Wilmès will represent Belgium today at the Universal Periodic Review of the Human Rights Council. She will speak on behalf of the Federal State and the federated entities. Belgium's human rights policy will be reviewed for the third time since 2011.

02 May
At a time when independent and free media reporting is more essential than ever, press freedom continues to be under threat. Journalists continue to experience harsh working conditions with increasing financial and political pressure, surveillance, arbitrary prison sentences or violence for doing their work. According to the UNESCO Observatory, 76 journalists were killed since 2020, while many more were arrested, harassed or threatened worldwide. Of particular concern is gender-based violence targeting women journalists.
28 Apr

Belgium has decided to provide emergency aid to India, which is facing a particularly virulent wave of COVID-19. This aid consists of 9000 vials of Remdesivir, an antiviral drug used in the treatment of COVID-19. These vials come from the strategic stock of the FPS Public Health. This emergency aid will leave in principle this Friday April 30.