Embassy of Belgium in Portugal

Belgium in Portugal

Welcome to our website 

 For information on COVID-19 and travel opportunities between Belgium and Portugal during the pandemic, click here.

Until further notice, in order to make contact with consular services it is necessary to make an appointment in order to avoid that several people at once stay in the reception room.

If you would like to book an appointment*, please call +351 213 170 510.

*Please take into account that the Portuguese hygiene measures remain in force, including social distance, the mask, etc. ). The mask is mandatory on public roads, since October 27 (if it is not possible to keep social distance ).


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Para obter informações sobre a COVID-19 e as possibilidades de viajar entre a Bélgica e Portugal durante a pandemia, clique aqui.

Até nova ordem, para entrar em contacto com os serviços consulares é necessário marcar uma entrevista a fim de evitar que várias pessoas de cada vez se encontrem na sala de recepção.

Se desejar marcar uma consulta*, ligue para o número +351 213 170 510.

*Tenha em conta que as medidas higiénicas portuguesas se mantêm em vigor, como a distância social, o uso de máscara.... ). O uso de máscara é obrigatória na via pública desde 27 de Outubro (se não for possível manter a distância social).




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Information and photos of our events & participation in official events can be found under Newsroom


Are you a Belgian who has recently moved to Portugal and would like to register with the Embassy in Lisbon? Did you lose your passport while you were travelling through Portugal 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 Portugal, current events in Belgian foreign policy and other useful information or events.

Beware of pick pockets

Lisbon is a safe city, you'll only have to be careful with the pick pockets operating in crowded tourist areas, and especially on the tram routes. But also beware of people selling drugs (some even sell bay leafs instead of hash) in the downtown area. 



26 Jan

January 26, 2021 marks the centenary of our country's diplomatic relations with Estonia and Latvia, whose independence Belgium recognized in 1921. Belgium maintained this historic decision during the decades following the Second World War and stood by these countries when they regained their independence in 1991.

26 Jan

This Tuesday January 26, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sophie Wilmès met the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Greece, H.E. Mr. Níkos Déndias, during his visit to Brussels. The two ministers were able to exchange their experience in the management of the COVID-19 epidemic in their respective countries and their views on major European issues.

26 Jan

On Monday, January 25, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sophie Wilmès met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia, H.E. Mr. Anze Logar, during his visit to Brussels. It was a first meeting with her counterpart. The bilateral relationship between Belgium and Slovenia, beyond the European framework, is excellent.

25 Jan

On Monday January 25, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sophie Wilmès, participated with her counterparts to the Foreign Affairs Council held in Brussels. It began with exchanges on topical issues during which the European ministers discussed the political situation in several regions of the world, but also the future of transatlantic relations or the European strategy to facilitate access by third countries to vaccines against COVID-19. An exchange of views was also held with the Japanese Foreign Minister, H.E. Toshimitsu Motegi.

25 Jan

This month, Belgium takes over the presidency of the Benelux for one year. Initially, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sophie Wilmès was to present the priorities of this presidency at a ceremony in Brussels in the presence of her Dutch and Luxembourg colleagues Stef Blok and Jean Asselborn, but given the sanitary evolution and the outbreak of new variants, this meeting has been canceled.