The administrative documents of the Flanders Marine Institute vzw (VLIZ) are publicly available.
Opening of the VLIZ offices at the Wandelaarkaai on 27 April 2002©
Articles of association of VLIZ
VLIZ was officially founded on 2 April 1999. The articles of association are publicly available in Dutch.
- Articles of association – as described in the Belgian official Journal (pdf, Dutch only)
Covenant Flanders - VLIZ (2017 - 2021)
The Flemish Government, represented by the Minister of Economy, Science and Innovation Philippe Muyters, concluded a five-year covenant (Dutch only) with VLIZ on 1 January 2017, by which the objectives of VLIZ are confirmed and updated by assigning new mandates related to research and policy information.
Funding agreement province West Flanders - VLIZ (2012-2016)
The province of West Flanders, represented by the deputation, by delegation in the person of Mr Guido Decorte and Mr Rik Samyn, signed a grant agreement (Dutch only) with VLIZ, by which the objectives of VLIZ are confirmed and updated.
VLIZ Good Governance Charter
Good governance is aimed at making an organisation’s management structure and decision-making processes more efficient, transparent and objective. VLIZ undertook the draw up of a Good Governance Charter, which was approved by the Board of Directors on 13 December 2012.
Prioritisation ship time RV Simon Stevin
The Scientific Board worked out an assessment framework for application to ship time with RV Simon Stevin. The document was finally approved by the Board of Directors on 27 June 2016. Potential applicants for ship time falling under categories (potentially) not free of charge should contact the Research Infrastructure Manager of VLIZ who will estimate the cost in consultation with FLEET dab.