Free movement of EU workers and family members of Citizens of the Union:  Legislation and related documents

 

Article 45 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU)

 

Workers and the self employed

Directive 2014/54/EU OJ L128/8: On measures facilitating the exercise of rights conferred on workers in the context of freedom of movement for workers

Directive 98/49/EC OJ No L 209; On safeguarding the supplementary pension rights of employed and self-employed persons moving within the Community (25 July 1998)

Directive 2014/50/EU OJ L 128/1: On the acquisition and preservation of supplementary pension rights

Regulation (EU) 492/2011 of on freedom of movement for workers within the Union, codifying Regulation (EEC) 1612/68and its successive modifications (Council Regulations 312/76 and 2434/92, and Article 38(1) of Directive 2004/38/EC) (5 April 2011) 

 

Citizens Directive on family members

Directive 2004/38/EC OJ No L 158: on the right of citizens of the Union and their family members to move and reside freely within the territory of the Member States (29 April 2004)

Directive 2014/54/EU OJ L 128, on measures facilitating the exercise of rights conferred on workers in the context of freedom of movement for workers (29 April 2014)

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council COM(2009) 313 final : On guidance for better transposition and application of Directive 2004/38/EC on the right of citizens of the Union and their family members to move and reside freely within the territory of the Member States ( 2 July 2009)

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions (COM (2013) 837 final — Free movement of EU citizens and their families: Five actions to make a difference ( 25 November 2013)

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council COM(2014) 604 final — Helping national authorities fight abuses of the right to free movement: Handbook on addressing the issue of alleged marriages of convenience between EU citizens and non-EU nationals in the context of EU law on free movement of EU citizens (26 September 2014)