The National Institute for the Social Security of the Self-employed (NISSE) protects the self-employed entrepreneurs' social status – from the establishment of their company to their pension – in order to contribute to their social and economic well-being.

What are your rights?

If you pay your contributions and are insured, we can help you with:

  • Pension
  • Illness / Accident
  • Bankruptcy

Legal obligations of the self-employed

  • Join a social security fund
  • Social contributions
  • Join a health insurance fund
  • Report changes in your personal or professional situation

Legal obligations of companies

  • Join a social security fund
  • Company contribution
  • Special contribution to the supplementary pension


Questions about your pension?

Call the free number 1765.
Every working day from 8.30 to 12.00.

From abroad: +32 78 15 1765 

General questions?

Call the free number 0800 12 018.
Every working day from 8.30 to 12.00 and from 13.00 to 17.00 (16.00 on Fridays).

From abroad: +32 2 546 42 11.


Looking for a social security fund?

National Fund

The National Fund is the social security fund of the NISSE.