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Which ministry has overall responsibility?

The Ministry of the Interior

Are there other ministries involved?

Croatia Public Employment Service

Ministry of Foreigner and European Affairs

Ministry of Labour, Pension System, Family and Social Policy

What are the implementing agencies?


Are there general immigration policy papers?


Are there impact assessments, studies and reports available?

Not under the scope of work of the Ministry of the Interior.

What is the key legislation?

The Aliens Act (Official Gazette, Number: 133/20 and 144/22)

Ordinance on the Status of Aliens in the Republic of Croatia (Official Gazette, Number: 20/22).

What are the national scientific research and statistical offices on immigration?

Institute for Migration and Ethnic Studies

Croatian Bureau of Statistics