The journey into the unknown can be both difficult and rewarding for your family. Here is how to prepare.

Expat guide to Belgian visas and work permits

Depending on your nationality and length of stay, you and your partner might require a Belgian visa and work permit. Need help? Here is a step-by-step guide on what you need to do. Please contact the Belgian Consulate in your country, or visit the Foreigners’ Office in Belgium for a full explanation on the requirements you need to fill to be able to stay and work in Belgium.

Moving abroad with children – where to start?

Expatriation is an adventure! It can be one of the most exciting experiences of your life – opening the door to a whole new world of opportunities. However, living abroad can also be really challenging, especially for children. After all, they are leaving their home, friends and culture for an unknown place, based on a decision they had little or no say in. That is why it is important to prepare them as best as you can.

How to bring your pet abroad

To bring a pet to Belgium, it must meet certain requirements.
Before packing your pet’s “suitcase”, remember to check the latest rules and regulations. Has your dog or cat received the necessary vaccines? Do you have all documents ready, not only for Belgium but also for all the other countries you might pass if you travel by car? Read on for useful information on how to move your pet abroad as easily as possible.