Contents of the CBE

The Crossroads Bank for Enterprises (CBE) contains all the basic data of registered entities (here further entities) and their establishment units.

All information about which entities and establishment units must register in the CBE can be found on the page registering in CBE.

What type of data?

The CBE contains the following data:

  • the company registration number and the establishment unit registration number
  • the external identification numbers
  • the names of the entity and the establishment unit(s) (registered office name and acronym for the entity; commercial name for the establishment unit)
  • the addresses of the registered office and of any establishment units in Belgium (if applicable, the deletion of the address)
  • the contact information of the entity and the establishment unit(s) (phone, email, fax, website)
  • the type of entity (entity natural person or legal person)
  • the entity’s status
  • the legal form
  • the legal situation
  • the financial information (e.g. authorised capital; fiscal year-end; start and end date of any exceptional fiscal year; date of the annual meeting)
  • the date of establishment and discontinuation of the entity or the establishment unit
  • the duration of the entity, if limited
  • ex officio striking off of the entity for failure to submit the financial statements
  • the identification data of the founders and mandataries of the entity
  • entrepreneurial skills – travelling – funfair manager
  • the entity’s economic activities
  • the bank account(s)
  • the authorisations and licences held by the entity or the characteristics by which the entity is known to the authorities, administrations and services and the applications
  • The entity may have for example the following characteristics:
    • enterprise subject to registration
    • employer subject to social security or the social security of provincial or municipal authorities
    • entity subject to the VAT regime
    • Service provider European Services Directive (foreign European entity not established in Belgium) or non-EU service provider (established outside the European Union)
    • substitute entrepreneur
    • foreign contractor of construction works
    • certified contractor
    • medical devices distributor (Belgian or foreign entity, who is a medical devices distributor in Belgium previously registered within the Federal Agency for Medicines and Health Products)
  • links between entities
  • references to
    • link to documents of the legal persons submitted to the registries of the Company courts
    • link to the financial statements and balance sheets submitted to the National Bank of Belgium
    • links to other databases (E-health, Foodweb (FASFC), employer directory, etc.)
  • start date and end date for this data
Last update
21 November 2018