Access to activities


You are requested to wear your personal name badge of the State Visit, which you will receive upon arrival in Rome or Milan, in a visible way throughout the entire State Visit. Without badge and/or a personal invitation for selected activities, access will be denied by the local and Belgian security services.


This State Visit is subject to the European COVID certificate system in order to comply with Italian rules.

All the participants must bring their European COVID certificate (proof of vaccination, PCR testing or recovery), which will be scanned before attending all activities. Wearing a FFP2 (preferably) or surgical mask is also mandatory.

For more details, please consult the travel advice issued by the FPS Foreign Affairs:

In Dutch
In French


Please note that wearing a FFP2 mask (preferably) or surgical mask is mandatory for all the activities but also for all the transfers of the State Visit.

Social distancing (e.g. no handshake) must be respected at all time.