Localisation: Brussels Capital Region (Belgium)

Population: 1,175,173 (2015)


No-advertisement sticker with legal backing

Action leader(s)

Brussels Environment (IBGE-BIM)


Since 1999, a sticker is available for the mailbox of Brussels residents by which they can choose not to receive unaddressed advertisements and/or free newspapers. The sticker received legal backing through a regional decree, which entitles individuals to file a complaint if they receive unwanted advertising and/or newspapers in their mailbox despite having placed the sticker.