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The Amsterdam treaty: a comprehensive guide
The factsheets here summarise the main changes brought about by the Treaty of Amsterdam. We have tried to present them as straightforwardly as possible.
Please note, however, that the factsheets are intended solely for your information. The European Commission accepts no legal responsibility. The factsheets make no claim to be exhaustive and cannot be regarded as an official interpretation of the Treaty text.
- Freedom, security and justice
- The Union and the citizen
- Effective and coherent external policy
- Institutional questions