ANNOUNCEMENT 28 May 2009In May 2009, the government of Belgium announced a change for the labour market access of foreign workers.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Royal Decree of 28 May 2009.
OECD. (2010). International Migration Outlook 2010 'Country notes: Belgium'.
On 28 May 2009, the Belgian government granted an exemption from work permits for executive management occupied at the headquarters of their company.
To qualify for the exemption, an employee must
Prior to the change, only employees at the very top management level qualified for a work permit exemption.