Your gateway to free movement in Europe
The abolition of internal border controls has consequences for other policy areas such as how to deal with cross-border crime, cross-border travel, crossborder trade and cross-border justice. Therefore, the rules on the Schengen area not only concern the free movement of persons, but also visas, asylum and police, customs and judicial cooperation.
- Corporate author(s): General Secretariat of the Council (Council of the European Union) Themes: Justice and home affairs, Construction of Europe
- Subject: EU police cooperation, external border of the EU, free movement of persons, judicial cooperation, Schengen Agreement