EU Law

Overview Document EU law comes from the treaties agreed between member states. But some EU institutions have the power to make laws also. Read how EU laws are made, and how they have affected life in Ireland.

Charter of Fundamental Rights
The civil, political, social and economic rights recognised by the European Union are listed in the Charter of Fundamental Rights.

Appealing rights under EU law
An outline of how your rights are safeguarded under EU law and the various European institutions involved

Solving problems accessing rights in other EU Member States
The SOLVIT service is an EU/EEA service that attempts to resolve problems faced by citizens and businesses caused by the misapplication of Internal Market law without the need for legal action