The urban plan for the Gare du Midi area has been initiated by the Brussels-Capital Region. Its development is based on a collaborative method involving all stakeholders (SNCB-NMBS, the Municipalities, etc.).

Project ownership

The urban plan is coordinated jointly by three regional bodies acting as project owners:  


The following are among those involved in developing the master plan and monitoring its implementation:  

Project management

The task of designing the urban plan and assisting with its implementation has been entrusted to a multidisciplinary team officially represented by l’AUC. The team combines the various competencies needed to design and monitor the plan:

  • l’AUC (urban planning and architecture), acting on behalf of the team
  • l’AUC as (architecture)
  • NFA (urban planning and architecture)
  • Bureau Bas Smets (landscape design)
  • EGIS (mobility)
  • EGIS Conseil (urban programming and property valuation)
  • Transsolar (sustainable development)
  • BG (stability and building engineering)
  • 8-18 (lighting design)
  • Encore (graphic design, urban signage)