Naturalisation & Citizenship

This section presents a collection of the norms regulating the conditions for naturalisation and citizenship acquisition and recovery by third-country nationals.  

In this section you will find standardised information about policy changes in this field over time. It is important to note, however, that our focus is on more far-reaching reforms. Information on smaller policy modifications, may not be found in this collection.

A portion of the data for this section was generously provided by the Collaborative SSH-FP7 project Temporary versus Permanent Migration - TEMPER (

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