Full text of the charter

Full text of the charter

EU Charter of Fundamental Rights on EUR-Lex, the official website of EU law

Why do we need the Charter?

Why do we need the Charter?

The Charter of Fundamental Rights, what it covers and how it relates to the European Convention on Human Rights.

When does the Charter apply?

When does the Charter apply?

Information on the application of the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights for citizens of EU countries.