The Growth Package is an amount that you, as a parent, receive each month to care for and bring up your child(ren). It is the new name for the child benefit structure in Flanders. As of 1 January 2019, each region in Belgium has its own child benefit system, with its own amounts and rules.
What does the Growth Package consist of?
- You receive a one-off start amount at the birth of your child.
- You receive a monthly amount per child
- You may be entitled to supplements depending on your situation
Congratulations! File the application for your starting amount (birth allowance) right now! You can receive your starting amount up to two months before the assumed date of birth.