Access and Stay

In the context of the application of the Law of 15 December 1980 and the Royal Decree of 8 October 1981 on access to the territory, residence, settlement and removal of foreign nationals, the IO ensures the application of the Belgian governmental policy on access and residence. Among other things, it is involved in the issuance of visas, for short or long stays.

Below you will find the statistics produced by the IO in this context: