Welcome to Belgium !

You have just arrived in Belgium and you are seeking information about health insurance ? For more informations about the Belgian system of health insurance, consult our pages and don't hesitate to come and meet us.


  • How can I benefit from the health care system in Belgium ?
  • How do I register with a mutual health insurance society ("mutualité")?
  • For what risks am I covered ? And my family ?
  • What documents do I have to show ? To whom ? Where can I get them ?

It is difficult for new arrivals in Belgium to understand our system of Health Care and Allowances Insurance, the role played by the "mutualités", the relevant international agreements etc.

That’s why we are there to help you.

...and answers

The following pages are aimed at helping you to acquire a better understanding of the Belgian health insurance system.