Belgian Football Union: How to disaffiliate from a football club ?

Disaffiliation of football players in Belgium

On this informative page of the website webfoot.be, guide to Belgian football, you can find both the information essential to disaffiliate from your club correctly in 2021 as that for proceeding with the disaffiliation of her child .

Here is the list of questions to which webfoot answers:

  • How to disaffiliate as a player of the the Belgian football union?
  • How to disaffiliate your child from RBFA ?
  • What is the complete procedure for opting out ?
  • How to change football club in Belgium ?
  • What are the dates for disaffiliations

How to disaffiliate from the Belgian football union in 2021?

Do you want to leave your football club? Have you decided to play for a new football team for next season? Here is the internet link of official 2020-2021 resignation form online the Belgian union to submit your resignation request at your current club. No need for registered mail or to go to your current club, the electronic solution is here!

To carry out this administrative process at the Belgian union here is the list of what you need:

  • An identity card (No need for your eID PIN code).
  • An identity card reader
  • A mobile number, that of the player

Beware of the browser problem! Preferably use as an internet browser: Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox. Microsoft Edge does not support the digital process.

Internet vs paper document

  1. It’s much easier.
  2. Online resignation is processed per second. No waste of time
  3. Your former football club is automatically notified of your resignation.
  4. It's completely free. No unnecessary registered fees

You therefore no longer have to send your football club and the VV or ACFF or RBFAany documents or paper forms by registered mail.

How to disaffiliate your child from the Belgian football union in 2021?

Do you want to change your son or daughter of a football club? Do you prefer to see your child play in a new football team for next season? Here is the web link of official 2021 resignation form online the Belgian union to request your child's resignation from your current club.

To carry out this administrative process, for your son or daughter, here is the list of what you need:

  • An identity card or a kids-ID
  • An identity card reader
  • The mobile phone number of one of the parents of the child concerned

The procedure explained in Video

Official video from RBFA (Belgian Football Union). Information on resignation by decree.

Test of the first step

"The undersigned hereby submits his personal resignation from his club and from RBFA by application of article B522 of the federal regulations. This resignation will only be valid after having followed all the digital procedure and will only be recorded and notified to the club from April. The undersigned is aware that the said resignation will not take effect until the following July 1. For an affiliated member in a French-speaking or German-speaking club ( ACFF or VV), there could be training compensation due upon re-affiliation after this resignation, More info on art. A523 "" Step 1: Member identification "Link eID

Date Period

The period, the date of the procedure is most important! It is only possible to resign from a football club affiliated with the Belgian union until 30 April 2021 at midnight. However, you will still be qualified until the end of the season. If you still want to change football clubs after April 2021, you need the consent of your current club.

RBFA contact address

If you do not have an electronic identity card reader, or you are not comfortable with computers, you can always use the post, send registered mail to your current club and to the federation by mentioning your name, your date of birth and the club you wish to leave. In this case, however, please take into account that the processing will be slower due to the rules in force on teleworking.

Royal Belgian Football Association

Avenue Houba de Strooper 145

1020 Brussels

+32.2.477.12.11