EU Enlargement

The current EU enlargement position is set out clearly.

Current candidate countries include Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Albania, as well as Turkey and Iceland.

Potential candidate countries are Bosnia-Herzegovina and Kosovo (under UNSCR 1244).


The position on future accession to the EU of current potential candidate countries is summarised below.

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Kosovo (under UNSCR 1244) On 18 February 2008, the EU External Relations Council took note of the Kosovo Assembly resolution which declared Kosovo to be independent. It noted that Member States will decide, in accordance with national practice and international law, on their relations with Kosovo.