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Country Profiles



Belgium

Country Reports PDF

Report on Citizenship Law[pdf] by - Yanasmayan, Zeynep - Wautelet, Patrick

Published: January 2010 - Latest Update: September 2013

Report on Naturalisation Procedures[pdf] by Wautelet, Patrick

Published: February 2013

Report on Electoral Rights[pdf] by Lafleur, Jean-Michel

Published: June 2013

Country expert(s)

Foblets, Marie-Claire

Lafleur, Jean-Michel

Wautelet, Patrick

Yanasmayan, Zeynep

Current citizenship law

Belgian Nationality Law (French consolidated version)[external link] LANGUAGE: France

 

Belgian Nationality Law (Dutch consolidated version)[external link] LANGUAGE: Netherlands

Chronological table

Chronology of legislation

Terminology

Translations and a brief discussion of the use of the terms "citizenship" and "nationality" in legal documents and political debates

International Law

Treaties and conventions signed, ratified and reservations

Domestic case law Belgium domestic case law
International and European case law Belgium International and European case law
Citizenship statistics

Belgium Statistics

Citizenship News

Post-Brexit citizenship for British EU officials? Residency issues

Naturalisation rate in Belgium remains stable

New citizenship deprivation rules in the wake of Paris attacks

Citizenship Links

Selections of links about citizenship

All links about citizenship