Croatia joins the EU

Croatia joins the EU
  • Start date : 01/07/2013 00:00:00
  • End date : 01/07/2013 23:59:59
  • Where : Europe

Others, European Council, External relations and foreign affairs

On 9 December 2011, EU and Croatian leaders signed Croatia's EU accession treaty.

Subject to the treaty's ratification by all member states and Croatia, the country will become the 28th member state of the European Union on 1 July 2013.

The accession treaty has been signed by the 27 Heads of State and Government and by the Croatian President and Prime Minister.