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The Kingdom of Belgium

Do I Need a Visa to Visit Belgium?

Canadian citizens using Canadian passports do not require a visa to enter Belgium for tourism or business stays under ninety (90) days.

Nationals of the following countries do not need a visa to enter Belgium:
Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Brunei, CANADA, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, El Salvador, Estonia, European Union (EU), France, Germany, Guatemala, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Japan, South Korea, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Monaco, Nicaragua, New Zealand, Panama, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, United States of America, Uruguay, Vatican City, Venezuela and the European Union countries: Austria, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK.

All other nationals will need a visa.

Apply IN PERSON at the Belgian Embassy or nearest consulate for the Schengen Zone visa.

Non-Canadians must apply IN PERSON at the nearest Embassy or Consulate of the country which is their main or first destination.

Belgium is a signatory of the Schengen area Agreement on border control and visa standardization. The application for a Schengen area visa is the same for all members. Prices vary depending on the country of your first arrival.


Due to Belgian government regulations, we are unable to assist you with your visa needs. Travelers to Belgium are advised that they must seek visas directly from the Belgian Embassy in Ottawa.

Embassy of Belgium
360 Albert Street
8th Floor, Suite 820
Ottawa, Ontario, K1R 7X7
Tel: (613) 236 7267
Fax: (613) 236 7882

For more information about travel conditions, please visit the Foreign Affairs Web site.