If you are a direct victim of a terrorist act recognised by the federal government, you may qualify for a reparation pension if your disability rate is at least 10%.
What is a direct victim ?
You are considered a direct victim if you were at the scene of the terrorist act at the time it occurred and have suffered physical and/or psychological damage.
- For all pension applications (forms, criteria for obtaining compensation, etc.), please contact the Civilian Victims of War and Victims of Terrorism Unit of the Federal Pensions Service (SFPD)
- For further information about the medical examination, please contact Medex
- Other useful links:
- Committee for Financial Assistance to Victims of Deliberate Acts of Violence and to Occasional Rescue Workers: https://justitie.belgium.be/nl/themas_en_dossiers/wat_moet_u_doen_als/slachtoffer/schadevergoeding/financiele_hulp/slachtoffers_van_terrorisme
- (only available in Dutch and French)