Update: 20.05.2014

European Convention on Nationality

of 6 November 1997
Entry into force: 1 March 2000
Ratified by 20 member States of the CoE (as at May 2014)

The Convention contains regulations concerning nationality. It demands inter alia easier and fair naturalisation procedures. 

Text of the European Convention on Nationality

Switzerland has neither ratified nor signed the Convention.

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