After Brexit: what future for Brits in Brussels?

Interview with Delphine Bourgeois, Alderwoman for European affairs in the Brussels municipality of Ixelles.


After Brexit, Brussels has seen a steep surge in nationality requests from British residents. The UK’s departure from the European Union has yet to be officially started, but British residents in Brussels are wasting no time in looking into the possibility of becoming Belgian citizens in order to remain in the EU.
Europe weighs today 14 % of the regional GDP in Brussels. In a municipality such as Ixelles, there is a huge population of EU citizens. The European Parliament is partly situated in ...


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