Embassy of Belgium in the Republic of Korea

Belgium in the Republic of Korea

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The Embassy in Seoul now on Facebook!

Dear Visitor,

It is with proud that we announce you the launch of our Facebook page! The name is 'Embassy of Belgium in Seoul' and the direct link is the following: www.facebook.com/BEinSeoul.

We will publish on our embassy page information regarding Belgium in the Republic of Korea and events to come, as well as general information on our country and news items of all kinds. We hope to interest, amuse and even sometimes surprise you. Don’t hesitate to 'like' the page and visit it regularly.

Your comments are also always welcome.

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



30 Aug

Effective from today, Matthieu Branders will take the position of deputy spokesperson at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation. He replaces Michael Mareel and José de Pierpont, who are moving to positions in Berlin (Germany) and Vienna (Austria).

29 Aug

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders condemns the launch of ballistic missiles by North Korea, including the launch of a missile over the Japanese territory. These actions are incompatible with the binding resolutions of the UN Security Council and represent a threat for the regional and international security. They do not bring us any closer to a durable peace, which can only be reached through international collaboration and dialogue.

25 Aug

Today, Belgium and Kazakhstan celebrate the 25th anniversary of their bilateral diplomatic relations. This anniversary crowns a bilateral relationship that has become more and more diverse over the years. 

24 Aug

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders welcomes the improved security situation in Tunisia, while calling upon Belgian travelers to be prudent and vigilant given the terrorist threat. The travel advisory for Tunisia has therefore been modified. The perimeter within which travel is now possible has notably been extended to include the island of Djerba. 

24 Aug

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo condemn the demolition by Israeli authorities of a school in Area C of the occupied Palestinian territory, in Jubbet Ad-Dib, near Bethlehem, which had been financed by various international donors, including Belgium. This destruction follows the seizure on August 9th of solar panels in Area C of the occupied Palestinian territory, in the village of Abu Nwar.