Elsewhere there have been issues at 6 polling stations in Schaarbeek, 5 in Oudergem and 5 in Evere. Those staffing the polling station on the Josaphatstraat in Schaarbeek were unable to get the voting computers to start up. Issues with USB sticks delayed the opening of polling station 31 in Schaarbeek by 45 minutes.
In Vorst polling station 20 was half an hour late opening as there were issues with starting up the voting computers
Hélène Herman of the Brussels-Capital Region told the Brussels regional news platform Bruzz that all the issues should have been resolved by 11:15.
However, by 11:55 five polling stations in the municipalities of Oudergem and Ukkel were still not open. Voters that were unable to cast their voters in their alloted polling stations due to technical issues have been sent to alternative polling station. Voters in Brussels can vote until 4pm.