Belgium - Child benefit

Belgium - Child benefits

Our clients can also apply with us for child benefits from Belgium. In case that clients have applied on their own we can provide them consultation. Belgian child benefits are called Kinderbijslag and if neither you or your employer did not apply for them, we will be glad to help you!

Who can get the Kinderbijslag?
Everybody who has Belgian employment contract and signed up for the Belgian program of social security.

What makes a child eligible for benefits?
The child has to be a resident of any European Union country and can apply for the benefits until the end of August of the year they reach 18. It is also possible to get child benefits for children between 18 and 25 but they have to be students, work less than 240 hours per quarter, earn less than 520,08 EUR per month or meet another criteria.
Your child has to live with you during your working stay in Belgium. Only exception is when they are outside of Belgium due some study reasons that are connected with their Belgian school.

How long does it take to get the child benefits?
It takes from 4 to 6 month on average.

What documents do I need to get the child benefits?
  • Copy of birth certificate of all your children under 25
  • Copy of marriage certificate
  • Copy of your payroll document Fiche
  • Copy of ID card of both parents
  • Confirmation of monthly cost of child
How much money can I get?

1. child

2. child

3. child

Standard amount

EUR 90.28

EUR 167.05

EUR 249.41

How many years back can I apply for child benefits?
You can apply only 1 year back.

What is our fee?
Our fee is the same as in the case of income tax refund.