Austria and the European Union

The Austrian and European flag © BKA/Andy Wenzel

Austria has been a member state of the European Union since 1995. The following web pages provide you with basic information on the history of the EU, its institutions, treaty bases and competences as well as on the EU's legislative procedure. Moreover, you will find information on Austria's role within the framework of the EU, the representation of Austrian interests at EU level and career opportunities in EU institutions.