KidsLife pays Child Benefit and Groeipakket (Growth Package) to every child in Belgium

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At KidsLife, you always receive that to which you are entitled! We actively seek to pay you the highest possible amount of the Growth Package or Child Benefit.

Wish to calculate your entitlement yourself? This is possible with our handy simulation tool.

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Why choose KidsLife?



Our customers give us a 4,5 out of 5 rating



Each month, we provide prompt and accurate payment to more than 400,000 children throughout Belgium



Our local KidsLife advisers are readily accessible and may be contacted by telephone during the afternoon. Your personal file is also available online via My KidsLife 24 hours a day.

Our customers give us a 4,5 out of 5 rating.


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Why did my Child Benefit drop significantly ?

Why did my Child Benefit drop significantly ?

Your Child Benefit was reduced? This can have a number of different causes. KidsLife explains everything.
Why did my Child Benefit decrease?
My Child Benefits have increased?

My Child Benefits have increased?

Your Child Benefits can be increased due to an indexation or certain supplement. KidsLife will explain everything.
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Study grants: how to get them as a pupil or a student.

Study grants: how to get them as a pupil or a student.

What financial support is available for students in Belgium? KidsLife provides you with information and explains the steps you need to take.
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Learn more about KidsLife

KidsLife is a national Child Benefit Fund. KidsLife ensures that you never miss out on anything! You can count on us for the seamless payment of your Child Benefit and Growth Package. On time and correct. And you can regard us as a family partner from a financial standpoint too. Do you have questions about your child benefit? Unable to decide between a nursery or childminder. Wondering what the maternity care costs. We shall be happy to provide further assistance.

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Frequently asked questions

Child Benefit is always paid on the 8th of each month. If the 8th falls on a weekend, then we will pay it on the last working day prior to that weekend. Please check our payment calendar for the various payment dates. 

KidsLife customers can readily change the bank account number to which their Child Benefit and Growth Package are deposited on their myKidsLife online Child Benefit file.
You can also submit your new bank account number in writing! The document for submitting a new bank account number in writing is available here
Prefer to submit your bank account number in another way? Then please contact your KidsLife adviser directly.

As per 01/01/2019, Child Benefit is known as the Growth Package in Flanders. The Growth Package contains many more allowances than the previous Child Benefit.

Thus, from 2019 onwards, you may also be entitled to a Childcare Allowance, Toddler Allowance and a Study Allowance, in addition to your basic Child Benefit.
If you earn less than a specific threshold amount, then you are still entitled to a supplementary allowance.

Additional allowances for children with a specific support need also remain available. 
Each family automatically receives the allowances to which they’re entitled.

Discover everything you need to know about the Growth Package here!

Do you live or work in Belgium? Then you may be entitled to Child Benefit. The KidsLife Child Benefit Fund examines your entitlement to Child Benefit and then ensures you receive it on time every month. Our KidsLife adviser, Pierre, explains in this video how you can obtain Child Benefit in Belgium.

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How can we help you?

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