Holiday period at Fedasil

The arrival centre of Fedasil (Brussels) adapts its opening days during the holiday period.

Opening days

During the holiday period, the registration of applications for international protection (asylum) will be possible on Monday 30 and Tuesday 31 December 2019, and on Thursday 2 and Friday 3 January 2020. People who wish to apply for asylum must then go one of these days to the arrival centre of Fedasil (in the Petit-Château, Brussels).

The arrival centre will be closed on Wednesday 25, Thursday 26 and Friday 27 December 2019 as well as on Wednesday 1 January 2020.

As for the Info point of Fedasil, it will be closed from Tuesday 24 December to Monday 6 January included. The Info point will reopen on Tuesday 7 January at 9am.

Arrival centre

Rue de Passchendaele 2, 1000 Brussels

Registration of the applications for protection (asylum): between 8:45am and 10am.

Info point: from 9am to 1pm.

Telephone: 02 227 41 51

Voluntary return info: 0800/327 45 (free number)

Head office and regional offices

The head office of Fedasil (rue des Chartreux, Brussels) will remain closed between Wednesday 25 December and Wednesday 1 January 2020.

Our regional offices (Liège and Antwerp) will also be closed during this period but can be reached by mail. Urgent questions can therefore be sent to sud@fedasil.be (French-speaking part of the country) and to noord@fedasil.be (Dutch-speaking part).

Of course, our reception centres remain open during this period.


Fedasil wish you already a happy holiday season!