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Country Profiles


Country Reports PDF

Report on Citizenship Law: Bolivia (in Spanish)[pdf] by Leiva Salinas, Maria Lorena

Published: December 2016

Report on Electoral Rights[pdf] by Zegada Claure, Maria Teresa - Lafleur, Jean-Michel

Published: March 2015

Country expert(s)

Lafleur, Jean-Michel

Leiva Salinas, Maria Lorena

Zegada Claure, Maria Teresa

Current citizenship law

Political Constitution of the Plurinational State of Bolivia LANGUAGE: United Kingdom


Constitución Política del Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia LANGUAGE: Spain

Chronological table

Chronology of legislation


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 Bolivia domestic case law
International case law Bolivia International case law
Citizenship News

Significant increase in emigrant participation in latest Bolivian Presidential elections