Official sources

1.752.973

Belgian Gazette documents

153.913

Case law documents

A project supported by the European Commission

Lex.be aims to empower European Citizenship by bringing the Open Data movement to public legal documents. Our goal is to facilitate information access to European legal information and increase law professionals efficiency, by seamlessly integrating legal information into an intuitive application.

Welcome to a new kind of platform
to open up legal info for all citizens

"We want to reinforce the rule of law by providing simple and fast access for all citizens to all legal information using innovative technology"

Erik De Herdt, CEO, lex.be

Forget how you worked in the past

AUTHENTIC SOURCES

We only use authentic government qualified data sources such as the Belgian State Gazette and Juridat

FULL TEXT SEARCH

Keyword search through a thesaurus is old-school. Our search engine will search all words in "full text" in all documents

ADVANCED TOOLS

Benefit from tailor-made functionalities to improve your efficiency with case law management, notifications and saved searches