The first parking metres in the Etterbeek area might date back more than 15 years, but until recently coins were still very often necessary for obtaining a car park ticket. Were… As of the past few days, you can park in the street without touching your wallet!
How does it work?
If you have a smartphone, all you need to do is register free of charge on the Yellowbrick application (available on Apple and Android). Once the registration number and credit card details have been submitted, a few clicks will connect you to the nearest parking metre. One last click is necessary when you return to your vehicle. Parking time is thus calculated to the second.
No smartphone? Not a problem! The application is also accessible via the number 078/790.109.
Keep in mind that this system also works for parking in other municipalities in Brussels, such as Schaerbeek or Evere.