Ukrainian nationality law

Ukrainian nationality law is the law that governs the acquisition and loss of citizenship of Ukraine. This body of law includes the constitution, several treaties, and the Law on Citizenship of Ukraine.[1][2] Key secondary legislation comprises the procedure, established by the president, for the authorities to decide on and record each case of acquisition or loss of citizenship.[3] There also exists a body of administrative case law.

Ukraine Citizenship Act
Parliament of Ukraine
  • An Act relating to Ukrainian citizenship
Territorial extentUkraine
Enacted byVerkhovna Rada (parliament)
Passed18 January 2001
Signed byPresident of Ukraine
Commenced1 March 2001
Related legislation
Constitution of Ukraine
Status: Current legislation