As EUR-Lex provides a gateway to all EU legislation, the N-Lex database meets the same goals on a national level. The database offers: - an interface between users and databases on national legislation; - a common search form enabling users to make searches in their own language; - search results coming directly from national databases; - descriptions of database contents and search options for each country (search fields and different types of national law); - EuroVoc (the EU's multilingual thesaurus) which helps users to find the corresponding term in a foreign language; - context-sensitive help; - machine translation tool to translate search results into all official languages of the European Union.

Data Providers

The Publications Office of the European Union and EU governments

Type of information available

  • Text Documents Available
  • Indicators available
  • Guidelines for use available
  • Search or browse function available online


Freely accessible without registration

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