The 6,301 polling stations where voters cast their votes with the traditional pencil and ballot paper closed at 2pm. The Federal Department of the Interior reports that 51% of Belgian voters cast their votes using pencil and ballot paper.
The remain 49% cast their votes using a voting computer. The polling stations where voting is done using a voting computer remain open until 4pm.
Counting of votes cast using pencil and ballot papers is expected to start at around 3pm.