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Country Profiles

East Timor

Country Reports PDF

Report on Citizenship Law[pdf] by Jerónimo, Patrícia

Published: March 2017

Country expert(s)

Jerónimo, Patrícia

Current citizenship law

Law no. 9/2002, of 5 November 2002, Nationality Act LANGUAGE: uk


Lei n.º 9/2002, de 5 de Novembro, Lei da Nacionalidade LANGUAGE: Portugal

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 East Timor domestic case law
International case law East Timor International case law
Citizenship News N/A