Public consultation on Smart Borders system (09/09/2015)

In the European Agenda on Security and the European Agenda on Migration, the Commission announced its intention to present new legislative proposals on a future EU 'Smart Borders' system by early 2016. These proposals will affect Third Countries Nationals travelling to the Schengen zone.

In this context, a public consultation was launched on 29/07/2015 to give an opportunity to a variety of stakeholders to contribute to this process of developing the revised proposal. The consultation period will end on 29/10/2015.

Detailed information concerning the Smart Border Package and the consultation as well as the link to the questionnaire are available on DG HOME website. For additional information on the "Smart Borders Package", you can consult the background document.