Migration and Home Affairs

Documents

Notifications

General

02/05/2012 - Notifications under Article 14(5) of Regulation (EC) No 2016/399 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 09 March 2016 on a Union Code on the rules governing the movement of persons across borders (Schengen Borders Code) (codification)
02/05/2012 - Notifications under Article 19 of Regulation (EC) No 1931/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 20 December 2006 laying down rules on local border traffic at the external land borders of the Member States and amending the provisions of the Schengen Convention
  • List of notifications of bilateral agreements under Article 19 of Local Border Traffic Regulation
29/04/2012 - Notifications under Article 39 of Regulation (EC) No 2016/399 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 09 March 2016 on a Union Code on the rules governing the movement of persons across borders (Schengen Borders Code) (codification)
  • List of notifications under Article 39 (Schengen Borders Code) (codification)
  • List of border crossing points (consolidated version)
  • List of residence permits (consolidated version)
  • Reference amounts for crossings of the EU’s external borders (overview and consolidated version)
  • List of national services responsible for border control (consolidated version)
  • Model cards issued by the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of the Member States to accredited members of diplomatic missions and consular representations and members of their family (consolidated version  part 1 and part 2)
  • List of specimen of residence permits (consolidated version part 1 and 2)
Adopted legislation

Schengen Borders Code

15/03/2006 - Regulation (EC) No 562/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 15 March 2006 establishing a Community Code on the rules governing the movement of persons across borders (Schengen Borders Code) (consolidated version of March 2016) (related notifications)

European Agency for the Management of External Borders (FRONTEX)

Programmes

23/05/2007 - Decision No 574/2007/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 May 2007 establishing the External Borders Fund for the period 2007 to 2013 as part of the General Programme "Solidarity and Management of Migration Flows"
22/10/2013 - Regulation (EU) No 1052/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 22 October 2013 establishing the European Border Surveillance System (Eurosur)
13/12/2011 - Regulation (EU) No 1342/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 13 December 2011 amending Regulation (EC) No 1931/2006 as regards the inclusion of the Kaliningrad oblast and certain Polish administrative districts in the eligible border area
30/11/2009 - Council Decision 2009/917/JHA of 30 November 2009 on the use of information technology for customs purposes
20/12/2006 - Regulation (EC) No 1931/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 20 December 2006 laying down rules on local border traffic at the external land borders of the Member States and amending the provisions of the Schengen Convention (corrigendum)
29/04/2004 - Council Directive 2004/82/EC of 29 April 2004 on the obligation of carriers to communicate passenger data
Reports

General

23/04/2014 - Report from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions on the ex-post evaluation of the External Borders Fund for the period 2007-2010 (report submitted in accordance with Article 52(3)(c) of Decision No 574/2007/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 May 2007)
24/09/2009 - Commission Staff Working Paper - Report on progress made in developing the European Border Surveillance System (EUROSUR) (SEC (2009) 1265 final)
13/02/2008 - Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions - Report on the evaluation and future development of the FRONTEX Agency (COM(2008) 67 final)

Local border traffic regime

09/02/2011 - Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council - Second report on the implementation and functioning of the local border traffic regime set up by Regulation No 1931/2006 (COM(2011) 47 final)

Reports - Schengen Borders Code

13/10/2010 - Report from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council on the application of Title III (Internal Borders) of Regulation (EC) No 562/2006 establishing a Community Code on the rules governing the movement of persons across borders (Schengen Borders Code) (COM(2010) 554 final)
Communications

General

25/10/2011 - Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council - Smart borders - options and the way ahead (COM(2011) 680 final)
16/09/2011 - Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions - Schengen governance - strenghtening the area without internal border control (COM(2011) 561 final)
13/02/2008 - Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions - Preparing the next steps in border management in the European Union (COM(2008) 69 final)
13/02/2008 - Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions - Examining the creation of a European border surveillance system (EUROSUR) (COM(2008) 68 final) Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council,
30/11/2006 - Communication from the Commission to the Council - Reinforcing the management of the European Union’s Southern Maritime Borders (COM(2006) 733 final)