European Institutional Framework – Directives
European Commission-Migration and Home Affairs
Directives of the European Council, the EU & the European Commission
Directive 2009/52/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 June 2009 providing for minimum standards on sanctions and measures against employers of illegally staying third-country nationals.
Directive 2008/115/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 2008 on common standards and procedures in Member States for returning illegally staying third-country nationals.
Council Directive 2004/82/EC of 29 April 2004 on the obligation of carriers to communicate passenger data.
Council Directive 2004/81/EC of 29 April 2004
Council Directive 2003/110/EC of 25 November 2003 on assistance in cases of transit for the purposes of removal by air.
Council Directive 2002/90/EC of 28 November 2002 defining the facilitation of unauthorized entry, transit and residence.
Council Directive 2001/51/EC of 28 June 2001 supplementing the provisions of Article 26 of the Convention implementing the Schengen Agreement of 14 June 1985.
Council Directive 2001/40/EC of 28 May 2001 on the mutual recognition of decisions on the expulsion of third-country nationals.