EU-nationals don’t require a work permit to find employment in Belgium. The overall majority of people work under the legal status of employee or as a self-employed person. Bear also in mind that staff of European and International institutions as well as trainees and au pairs have specific rules and obligations to follow.

Finally, it is important to know that employment is a matter that is regulated by the federal government but for which the regional authorities are competent. In the Brussels-Capital Region, the regional employment agency Actiris proposes a whole range of services to jobseekers.