To enquire about the weather
before you leave:
T 0900 27 003
Information: Domestic help
T 02 547 54 95 or 02 401 31 60
T 02 547 54 93
Also via the website
Where to find an authorised Titres-Services company in my area ? www.titres-services-onem.be
Information: Waste disposal and recycling
White bags are picked up at each collection, this is not the case with coloured bags which are collected once per week.
Les Petits Riens and Oxfam have often a container nearby the “glass bubbles” everywhere in the city.
To enquire about a postal code
Did you know that below 7° Celsius a normal tyre gets hard and looses its effectiveness ! It is therefore necessary to change them in winter for obvious reasons of security!
Commonly called BOB, he’s the one who decides to stay sober during the evening to be able to drive you home.
A multitude of services : insurance, breakdown, road maps, international driving licence, motorway stickers, etc
Royal Automobile Club de Belgique (R.A.C.B.) Rue d’Arlon, 53 – 1040 Bruxelles
T 02 287 09 11- F 02 230 75 84
DIV City Atrium
Rue du Progrès 60
Tel. : 02 277 30 50
4 years after the date of entry into circulation each year you will receive a notification to pass the “contrôle technique”
Assistance and accident cover. If you have an accident, the most usual approach is the ‘constat à l’amiable’ or jointly agreed statement for insurance purposes: you simply fill in the accident report form provided by your insurers on the spot . You should always have a blank copy of this document in your car. If you and the other driver cannot reach an agreement, call the police switchboard on 101. From a mobile : 112.
Road signs in Belgium are written in two languages, French and Dutch, and the place names are often very different from one language to the other, for instance:
Anvers • Mons • Namur • Rhode-Saint-Genèse • Notre-Dame-au-Bois • Braine-le-Château
Braine-le-Comte • Braine-l’Alleud • Paris • Tournai • Lille
Antwerpen • Bergen • Namen • Sint-Genesius-Rode • Jesus-Eik • Kasteelbrakel • ‘s Gravenbrakel Eigenbrakel • Parijs • Doornik • Rijsel
Information: Cycles, Mopeds, Motorbikes
You notice a damaged road, a hole, a subsidence, a faded marking ? Report it to
Now you can travel around with an interactive Villo! station map in your pocket, thanks to the Smartphone Application AllBikesNow.
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