If you’re about to move to Brussels, KBC Brussels makes it easy for you to open your account from abroad.
A dedicated and local approach
KBC Brussels wants to be the preferred financial partner for everyone living and working in Brussels, accounting for everything that makes the city what it is.
Highly personalised service
Every expat has their own particular requirements and needs, which is why KBC Brussels provides a highly personalised service to suit your specific situation.
‘A unique approach for a unique city’
Opening a bank account is often one of the first steps you take as an expat. The bank therefore presents itself as a gateway to life abroad, serving as both your first point of contact and the key to a successful move.
This is why your bank has to offer more than just financial services, especially in the complex institutional and multicultural landscape that is the city of Brussels!
As the only Belgian bank that’s 100% Brussels, KBC Brussels has earned a reputation as the bank for Brussels locals who like to get things done, but it's also the go-to bank for expats!
That’s why we’ve developed what we call 'a unique approach for a unique city': we want to be the preferred financial partner for everyone living and working in Brussels. We want to account for everything that makes the city what it is, so you have the support you need to pursue your personal and professional goals.
Every expat has their own particular requirements and needs, which is why KBC Brussels provides a highly personalised service to suit your specific situation. even if you move out of Brussels.
All formalities simplified
Practical assistance at every level
If you’re planning a move to Brussels, KBC Brussels lets you take care of all the formalities remotely, and that includes opening an account from abroad.
As soon as you arrive, the experts at our 13 ‘Expat’ branches located all over Brussels are on hand to help you get settled in easily, welcoming you in your own language and giving you all the information you need, not mention any payment cards you’ve ordered!
KBC Brussels' personalised approach covers not just financial services (accounts, cards, apps, security deposits, saving, investments, borrowing, etc.) but also various practical matters affecting your everyday life.
One example is mobility. Getting around in the capital's dense traffic can be a real challenge. We work together with you to find a suitable solution that lets you combine your use of a car, bike and public transport, offering innovative insurance solutions focused on the latest mobility options available.
If you’re trying to find the perfect home in the capital, our staff members are well-acquainted with Brussels and the local regulations. They make arrangements for the security deposit and the various kinds of insurance needed for your rental, as well as help you with financing solutions when it comes to purchasing a property. This means you have a fully-fledged expat package at your disposal, perfectly tailored to your needs and situation.
Financial services for the whole family
Is your family coming along on your expat adventure? KBC Brussels offers financial services for the whole family. If your partner wants to start their own business in Brussels, our subsidy experts at Subsidia@KBC Brussels are familiar with the local guidelines and the competent authorities in the city, and they are more than happy to answer your questions.
Thanks to our extensive network in the European capital, we can quickly put young entrepreneurs in touch with the right people. What’s more, if your partner has an innovative idea, they may be able to benefit from intensive coaching thanks to our Start it @KBC Brussels start-up accelerator.
If you need our help moving to Brussels, don’t hesitate to drop by for an initial consultation.