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Country Profiles


Country Reports PDF

Report on Citizenship Law[pdf] by Koska, Viktor - Ragazzi, Francesco - Stiks, Igor

Published: November 2009 - Latest Update: February 2013

Report on Naturalisation Procedures[pdf] by Sajfert, Juraj

Published: February 2013

Report on Electoral Rights[pdf] by Sajfert, Juraj

Published: June 2013

Country expert(s)

Koska, Viktor

Ragazzi, Francesco

Sajfert, Juraj

Stiks, Igor

Current citizenship law

Law on Croatian Citizenship (consolidated English version as amended by law of 28 October 2011) LANGUAGE: uk


Zakon o hrvatskom državljanstvu (consolidated Croatian version as amended by law of 28 October 2011) LANGUAGE: Croatia

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 Croatia domestic case law
International and European case law Croatia International and European case law
Citizenship statistics N/A
Citizenship News

Croatia elects its first MEPs

Bosnia and Herzegovina Ratifies Agreement on Dual Citizenship with Croatia

Adoption of a law regulating the relations between Croatia and its co-ethnics

Citizenship Links

Selections of links about citizenship

All links about citizenship