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Country Profiles


Country Reports PDF

Report on Citizenship Law[pdf] by Scuto, Denis

Published: December 2009 - Latest Update: March 2013

New Luxembourg Nationality Law came into force on April 1[pdf] by Scuto, Denis

Published: April 2017

Report on Naturalisation Procedures[pdf] by Scuto, Denis

Published: February 2013

Report on Electoral Rights[pdf] by Scuto, Denis

Published: July 2013

Country expert(s)

Scuto, Denis

Current citizenship law

Law of 23 October 2008 on Luxembourgish nationality LANGUAGE: uk


Loi du 23 octobre 2008 sur la nationalité luxembourgeoise LANGUAGE: Luxembourg

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 Luxembourg domestic case law
International and European case law Luxembourg International and European case law
Citizenship statistics

Luxembourg Statistics

Citizenship News

New Luxembourg Nationality Law came into force on 1 April

Luxembourg: Sharp increase of naturalisations of 'former citizens by origin' residing in Belgium or France

New Luxembourgish citizenship law proposed

Citizenship Links

Selections of links about citizenship

All links about citizenship