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Published: 25/06/2013 13:37

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How to avoid GAS fines in Belgium?

Belgium is not only known for it's chocolate, beer and fries but now it also gets a lot of media attention for the so-called GAS fines or Municipal Administrative Sanctions.

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GAS Fines?

 

The GAS fine allows local authorities to take action themselves against petty nuisances like vandalism, litter and noise. Some cities however go pretty far in what they consider to be unwishful behaviour.

 

Mediaraven vzw shows how children can still have fun without breaking these absurd laws.