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Country Profiles


Country Reports PDF

Report on Citizenship Law[pdf] by Nguyen, Lyma

Published: September 2017

Country expert(s)

Nguyen, Lyma

Current citizenship law

Law on Vietnamese Nationality No. 24/2008/QH12 LANGUAGE: uk


LUẬT Quốc tịch Việt Nam LANGUAGE: Vietnam

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 Vietnam domestic case law
International case law Vietnam International case law
Citizenship News

Cambodian Ministry of Interior identifies 70,000 ‘improper’ citizens, mostly ethnic Vietnamese

Czech Interior Ministry demands unnecessary formalities from young Vietnamese