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The Agency for Parking in the Brussels-Capital Region

logo is the Agency for Parking in the Brussels-Capital Region. The agency is intended to provide overall coherence to parking policy throughout the Region. has been created to implement the parking policy in the region and to ensure the functioning of the Regional Parking Policy Plan (PDF Format) (FR-7.93M/NL-7.90M). has been up and running since January 2014.

Its roles, as set out in the Order of 22 January 2009, include among others:

  • parking policy implementation - notably through providing input on the parking action plans set out by the 19 different communes in Brussels, and contributing to updating the Regional Parking Policy Plan every 5 years
  • organisation, management and supervision of public car parks and park-and-ride facilities in the Brussels Region
  • displaying free parking spaces on illuminated wayfinding signs in real time for public car parks and park-and-ride facilities (driver guidance system)
  • organising parking in private or public car parks outside office hours
  • setting up a wayfinding display system to guide lorries and coaches to free spaces
  • developing bicycle parking facilities, particularly in residential areas
  • setting up a centralised database which can be used by the region and the city's 19 different communes, leading to the creation of a Parking Observatory.

Better parking makes for better mobility is the region's new management instrument to lighten the load that so much car use places on the city. Its key idea? Better parking makes better mobility.

Rue de l'Hôpital 31, 1000 Brussels
Phone: +32 (0)2 563 39 00
Phone: 0800 35 678 (free of charge)
Online: (FR/NL)

Opening times:

  • Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 1pm
  • by appointment:
    Monday to Wednesday from 2pm to 5pm and Thursday from 2pm to 7pm

Legal basis:

The Regional Parking Pgency was created through the approval of the Order of 22 January 2009 (FR/NL) by the Ministry of the Brussels-Capital Region. The Order was subsequently modified by the Orders of 18 July and 12 December 2013 (FR/NL) on regulated parking spaces and special parking permits.

The Management and The Board of (PDF Format) (FR-189K/NL-182K)