EU contact points for citizens and businesses

As an EU national – or national of Iceland, Liechtenstein or Norway – you have certain rights when doing things in other European countries. This includes moving, living, studying and doing business.

Whether you are looking for more information on EU issues; need personalised assistance or advice on a particular EU-related matter; or need a solution to your problem at EU level, this page offers quick and direct access to the services able to respond to your query.

The EU contact point for citizens and businesses


Help and Support

Monday - Friday 08:30-18:00 (CET)

Our live services answer in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish

Questions about the EU? Europe Direct can help

I'm moving abroad in Europe – how do I get a residence permit? What are the rules on roaming charges? My flight's been cancelled - what are my rights? What EU grants can my organisation apply for? For the answers to all these questions and more, contact Europe Direct central information service.

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