Becoming self-employed

In this section, you will find information about becoming full-time self-employed, but also about becoming part-time self-employed and assisting spouses.

Government bodies have plenty of websites on how to explain your project and clarifying the different administrative steps, the rights and obligations, the possible risks, the financing opportunities, etc.

On a federal level, the FPS Economy, SMEs, Self-Employed and Energy (fr) will provide assistance.

More information specific to the regions is available on the different portal sites of the regional bodies:

Support service
SPF Economie – Direction Communication
50 rue du Progrès
1210 Brussels
+32 800 120 33
webmaster@economie.fgov.be

Responsible authority
SPF Economy

Updated on 30 November 2020