Relations Serbia-EU

RELATIONS BETWEEN SERBIA AND THE EUROPEAN UNION

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December 2017.

Opening of Chapters 6 and 30 in Serbia's EU accession negotiations, Chapter 6 – Company law and Chapter 30 – External relations

2017.
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June 2017.

Opening of Chapters 7 and 29 in Serbia's EU accession negotiations, Chapter 7 – Intellectual property law and Chapter 29 – Customs union

2017.
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February 2017.

Opening of Chapters 20 and 26 in Serbia's EU accession negotiations, Chapter 20 – Enterprise and industrial policy and Chapter 26 - Education and culture

2017.
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December 2016.

Opening of Chapters 5 and 25 in Serbia's EU accession negotiations, Chapter 5 – Public procurement and Chapter 25 - Science and research

2016.
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July 2016.

Opening of Chapters 23 and 24 in Serbia's EU accession negotiations, Chapter 23 – Judiciary and fundamental rights and Chapter 24 - Justice, freedom and security

2016.
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December 2015.

 

Opening of Chapters 32 and 35 in Serbia's EU accession negotiations, Chapter 32 – Financial control and Chapter 35 - Other issues with the focus on normalisation of relations with Kosovo

2015.
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August 2015.

Negotiating Team for accession of the Republic of Serbia to the European Union formed
Decision on the Appointment of the Members of the Negotiating Team

2015.
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March 2015.

The first phase of the negotiations for Serbia’s accession to the European Union followed by an analytical screening of the legislation of the Republic of Serbia and the degree of its harmonisation with the EU acquis has ended

2015.
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January 2014.

1st EU-Serbia Intergovernmental Conference held marking the beginning of the negotiation process
Negotiations – The Opening Statement of the Republic of Serbia

2014.
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December 2013.

Council adopts the negotiating framework with Serbia
Negotiations – EU Opening Statement for Accession Negotiations - General EU Position

2013.
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September 2013.

 

Ratification process of the Stabilisation and Association Agreement concluded

2013.
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July 2013.

Stabilisation and Association Agreement enters into force, Interim Trade Agreement repealed
SAA with Annexes

2013.
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March 2012.

European Council confirms Serbia as a candidate country

2012.
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October 2011.

 

European Commission gives positive opinion on granting candidate status to Serbia
Commission Opinion on Serbia's application for membership of the European Union

2011.
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January 2011.

Serbia replies to Commission questionnaire
European commission's questionnaire

2011.
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November 2010.

European Commission questionnaire for preparing the opinion on Serbia's application for EU membership sent to Serbia

2010.
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June 2010.

Beginning of ratification process of the Stabilisation and Association Agreement by EU member states

2010.
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January 2010.

Interim Trade Agreement between the European Union and Serbia enters into force

2010.
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December 2009.

 

Serbia applies for EU membership

2009.
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December 2009.

Visa-free regime enters into force for travelling to Schengen countries

2009.
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January 2008.

Serbia starts with the implementation of the Interim Trade Agreement between Serbia and EU

2008.
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April 2008.

 

Stabilisation and Association Agreement signed between EU and Serbia

2008.
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September 2007.

European Community and the Republic of Serbia sign the Visa Facilitation and Readmission Agreement

2007.
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June 2007.

Negotiations on Stabilisation and Association Agreement resumed

2007.
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May 2006.

Deadlock in the negotiations due to Serbia’s lack of cooperation with the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia in the Hague

2006.
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October 2005.

Negotiations for Stabilisation and Association Agreement

2005.
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April 2005.

 

Positive evaluation of the Report on the preparedness of Serbia and Montenegro to negotiate the conclusion of the Stabilisation and Association Agreement with the European Union (Feasibility Study)

 

2005.
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October 2004

National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia adopts the Resolution on EU Association
Resolution on the EU Association

2004.
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June 2003.

European perspective confirmed for Western Balkan countries at the Thessaloniki European Council summit

2003.
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July 2001.

Beginning of preparations for the Feasibility study for the Stabilisation and Association Agreement (SAA) of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia

2001.
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October 2000.

 

Federal Republic of Yugoslavia enters the stabilisation and association process

2000.
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June 2000.

European Council grants potential candidate status for EU membership to all countries participating in the stabilization and association process

2000.