EU Prot 36-uk-opt-out-in
- key documents


1. Council of the European Union: Application of Article 10 of Protocol 36 to the Treaties - Complementary note on the state of play report (Doc no: 10167/1/14-COR 1, 23-6-14, pdf)

2. Council of the European Union: Article 10 of Protocol 36 of the Treaties - Additional information on the solution reached in respect of the Prüm and Probation measures: Delegations will find attached a note from the UK delegation (Doc no: 11057/14,17-6-14, pdf)

3. Council of the European Union: Application of Article 10 of Protocol 36 to the Treaties - complementary note on the state of play report (Doc no: 10167-14,17-6-14, pdf)

4. Council of the European Union: Note from UK Delegation: Article 10 of Protocol 36 of the Treaties - Additional information on the solution reached in respect of the Prüm and Probation measures (Doc no: 11057-14,17.6.14, pdf)

5. Commission: Article 10 of Protocol 36 to the Treaties - Transmission of a document of the Services of the Commission (Doc no: 10168-14, 16-6-14, pdf)

6. Council of the European Union: Draft Council Decision (Schengen acquis) (Doc no: 10115-14, 22-5-14, pdf)

7. Council of the European Union: Application of Article 10 of Protocol 36 - Work of the Friends of Presidency Group - Report on the state of play and follow up (Doc no: 10114-14, 22-5-14, pdf)

8. Council of the European Union: Draft Council Decision (Schengen acquis) (Doc no: 9929-14, 19.5.14,pdf)

9. Council of the European Union: Updated list of "lisbonised" ex-third pillar acquis (Doc no: 9930-14,19.5.14, pdf)

10. Council of the European Union: List of Schengen acquis concerning the United Kingdom (9931-14, 19.5.14,pdf)

11. Commission: Article 10 of Protocol 36 to the Treaties - Transmission of a document of the Services of the Commission - Non paper – State of play of the discussions between the Commission and the United Kingdom on the application of Article 10 of Protocol 36 to the Treaties(Doc no: 10168-14,16-5-14, pdf)

12. Commission Staff Working Paper: Revised preliminary list of the former third pillar acquis (SWD 166-14, 14.5.14, pdf)

13. Council of the European Union: To: Friends of Presidency Group: Subject: Application of Article 10 of Protocol 36 to the Treaties (Doc no: 7519-14,10.3.14, pdf)

14. UK House of Lords Select Committee: EU police and criminal justice measures: The UK’s
2014 opt-out decision
(23-4-13, pdf)

15. UK government, July 2014: Decision pursuant to Article 10(5) of Protocol 36 to The Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (252 pages, pdf)

16. Uk government: Explanatory Memorandum (EM) on Commission Staff Working Document: Revised preliminary list of the former third pillar acquis – 9883/14-SWD (2014) 166 Final (pdf)


Search our database for more articles and information or subscribe to our mailing list for regular updates from Statewatch News Online.

Support our work by making a one-off or regular donation to help us continue to monitor the state and civil liberties in Europe.

We welcome contributions to News Online and comments on this website. E-mail us, call +44 (0) 207 697 4266, or send post to PO Box 1516, London, N16 0EW.

Home | News Online | Journal | Observatories | Analyses | Database | SEMDOC | About Statewatch

© Statewatch ISSN 1756-851X. Personal usage as private individuals/"fair dealing" is allowed. We also welcome links to material on our site. Usage by those working for organisations is allowed only if the organisation holds an appropriate licence from the relevant reprographic rights organisation (eg: Copyright Licensing Agency in the UK) with such usage being subject to the terms and conditions of that licence and to local copyright law.