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Profile of registrant

Federation of Belgian Chambers of Commerce

Identification number in the register: 9304620337-97
Registration date: 26/08/08 12:42:17

The information on this organisation was last modified on 18/08/14 17:08:22
The date of the last annual update was 18/08/14 17:08:22

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Federation of Belgian Chambers of Commerce
Legal status: Not for profit organisation
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade, business & professional associations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Wouter Van Gulck
Position: General Manager

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Wouter Van Gulck
Position: General Manager

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 500 Avenue Louise 
Brussels 1050
Telephone number: (+32) 022090550
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: The Federation of Belgian Chambers of Commerce is the umbrella organisation for all chambers of commerce in Belgium. In addition, it represents the interests of 33 Belgian-Luxembourg chambers of commerce abroad. Through its accreditation program, the Federation ensures the Belgian companies a quality service by its members.

International entrepreneurship is one of the key activities of the Belgian chambers and the Federation.

The Federation also develops several activities around sustainable entrepreneurship. We strongly believe that corporate social responsibility makes companies more resilient in the current context of globalisation and urge for innovation. Therefore we want to encourage and support companies to undertake in a sustainable manner, with attention to their impact on the environment and the community.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national
  • European
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 1
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Most of the lobbying is being done through Eurochambres.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Competition
  • Customs
  • Enterprise
  • External Relations
  • Internal Market
  • Research and Technology
  • Trade


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Conférence Permanente des Chambres Consulaires Africaines et Francophones (CPCCAF)
ICC - World Chambers Federation

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 15,000 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.