“THe CGRS grants protection and issues documents to men, women and children fleeing from persecution, war or violence.”

Entrance for applicants for international protection

Boulevard du Roi Albert II, 26 A
1000 Brussels

 

Entrance for visitors

Boulevard du Roi Albert II, 28-30
1000 Brussels

+32 (0)2 205 51 11 (phone)
+32 (0)2 205 51 15 (fax)

CGVS.info@ibz.fgov.be

 

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About the CGRS

The CGRS offers protection to foreigners who fear persecution, conflict or violence if they return to their country of origin. The CGRS examines each application for asylum individually and independently. It issues certificates and documents of civil status to recognised refugees and stateless persons.

The CGRS is an independent federal administration and the central asylum authority in Belgium.

Figures

In May 2016 there were:
1.193
asylum applications in Belgium

Country information

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Forms

Applicants

Questionnaire for Afghan minors

The CGRS sends out questionnaire for Afghan minors who asked for asylum in Belgium.

The completed questionnaire must be returned by registered mail within a month after its sending.

Declaration: appointment of a trusted person

The applicant for international protection can ask to be assisted by a trusting during the asylum procedure. This person can assist the applicant with his professional knowledge. It is possible to appoint a trusted person with this form.

Please complete this form, add a copy of the trusted person’s identity card and send this to the Helpdesk lawyers, trusted persons, UNHCR and BCHV, preferably before the interview. You will find the details on the form.

Declaration: renunciation of the asylum application

This form enables the applicant for international protection to renounce his asylum application. The CGRS will not continue to process the asylum application.

Please complete this form and send it to the CGRS. You will find the information on the form.

Others

Declaration: intervention of UNHCR/CBAR staff member

This form enables UNHCR or CBAR to inform the CGRS of its intervention in an asylum case.

Please complete the form and send it to the Helpdesk lawyers, trusted persons, UNHCR and BCHV. You will find the details on the form.

Application for a refugee certificate

This form enables the recognized refugee to request civil status documents (certificates).

Please complete the form, add a copy of your identity card and send it to the Helpdesk recognised refugees and stateless persons. You will find the details on the form.

Contact

For applicants for international protection

WTC II

Boulevard du Roi Albert II, 26 A
1000 Brussels

For visitors

WTC II

Boulevard du Roi Albert II, 28-30
1000 Brussels

+32 (0)2 205 51 11

cgvs.info@ibz.fgov.be

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