Population: 4 174 349
NFP: Ministry of the Interior
Involvement: Since 2006

The main migration policy instruments in Croatia:

Non-exhaustive list of key policy documents in the area of migration:

The main ministries in charge of migration affairs in Croatia:

  • Ministry of Interior: Together with its subordinate authorities it is the main body dealing with migration affairs, including immigration (entry, residence, citizenship); the reception of asylum seekers and the asylum procedure; border management and irregular migration; return and readmission.
  • Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs: consular and visa affairs.
  • Ministry of Labour and Pension System: integration of immigrants; proposal of annual quota for employment of foreigners.



Last update: December 2018