Embassy of Belgium in Washington


The Belgian Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Belgian interests in the United States. The embassy of Belgium also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Belgian Embassy in Washington is headed by Mr Jan Jozef Matthysen - Ambassador of Belgium to the United States.


Belgian Embassy in Washington, the United States 3330, Garfield Street N.W. Washington D.C. 20008 United States


(+1) (202) 333.6900


(+1) (202) 338-4960






Mr Jan Jozef Matthysen - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United States require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Belgian embassy in Washington you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Belgium

For all Belgian visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.diplobel.us ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) (202) 333.6900 or email washington@diplobel.fed.be

Consulates of Belgium in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington there could be additional Belgian consulates located in the United States.

Please check below for the locations of the Belgian consulates in the United States.

Belgian Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, Belgium has consulates in the following cities: Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Cincinnati, Columbia, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Greenwich, Honolulu, Houston, Jacksonville, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Louisville, Miami, Milwaukee, Moline, New Orleans, New York, Norfolk, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Portland, Saint Paul, Salt Lake City, San Antonio, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle and St Louis

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Belgian Embassy in Washington offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from United States to Belgium as wel as for Belgian citizens in United States. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Belgian nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.