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The Arrondissement of Nivelles (French: Arrondissement de Nivelles; Dutch: Arrondissement Nijvel) is the only administrative arrondissement in the Belgian Province of Walloon Brabant, and thus comprises the whole province. Before 1995, it was one of three arrondissements in the province of Brabant.

Arrondissement of Nivelles

Arrondissement de Nivelles
Location of the arrondissement in Walloon Brabant
Location of the arrondissement in Walloon Brabant
Coordinates: 50°40′N 4°35′E / 50.67°N 4.58°E / 50.67; 4.58Coordinates: 50°40′N 4°35′E / 50.67°N 4.58°E / 50.67; 4.58
Country Belgium
Region Wallonia
Province Walloon Brabant
Municipalities27
Area
 • Total1,090.56 km2 (421.07 sq mi)
Population
 (1 January 2017)
 • Total399,123
 • Density370/km2 (950/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

It is both an administrative and a judicial arrondissement. The territory of the Judicial Arrondissement of Nivelles coincides with that of the Administrative Arrondissement of Nivelles.

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