Accessibility at Handelsbeurs

We strive to make our building and our concerts optimally accessible for everyone. Let us know
if you encounter any difficulties or if there is anything we can improve.

Wheelchair users

The Handelsbeurs is wheelchair accessible. Let us know about your visit in advance via +32 (0)9 265 91 60 or We will install a ramp at the entrance for you. We ask wheelchair users to arrive at the latest half an hour before the concert is due to begin.

Toilets located in the basement can be reached via a lift. There is an adapted toilet for wheelchair users.

  • Concert with standing room and unreserved seating and standing places
    If you wish, you will be guided to a suitable place among the audience.
  • Concert with numbered and unnumbered seating 
    You are guided to your allocated seat at the top of the stand.

Blind and visually impaired personsGuide dogs are welcome. If you wish, staff are available to guide you to your seat.
Let us know about your visit in advance via +32 (0)9 265 91 60 or When

you arrive, report to the ticket booth and we will be happy to assist you.

Difficulties relating to a concert with standing room onlyAt each concert with standing room only, a maximum of ten bar stools are provided for people
who have difficulty standing (for long periods) due to medical reasons. Request your stool in
advance via +32 (0)9 265 91 60 or Collect the stool reserved in your

name from the evening ticket booth.


Benefit from a significant discount for one person accompanying you

If they wish, persons with a disability can bring someone to accompany them. He or she pays 80% of the advance purchase price. We encourage use of the European Disability Card which entitles you to lots of advantages.
Don't have an EDC yet? Apply for it here free of charge.

  • Reserve tickets at the EDC rate online or by calling +32 (0)9 265 91 65.

Need more information about the accessibility of our building, or you could do with some help during your visit? Please contact Wolf Raman on +32 9 265 91 70 or by e-mail at Wolf Raman