Create an OSCOLA Reference for EU Legislation

Reference EU Legislation for a Treaty, Protocol, Regulation, Directive, Decision, Recommendation, or Opinion

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Enter the title of the Bill

You must enter the title of the bill you wish to reference

Enter the year the legislation was published

You must enter the Year of publication

Please select a series form the options below:

The publication details comprise of the series (L), issue number (192) and first page (27) being referred to eg. L192/27

Enter the Issue number of the OJ

You must enter the Issue number

Enter the first page that wish to reference

You must enter the first page

Click the button below to generate your OSCOLA Bill Reference for England, Wales or Northern Ireland. Don't worry, you can come back and edit the reference if you need to correct or add any information

Example OSCOLA References for EU Legislation

Example Footnote References

Primary Legislation (Treaties and Protocols):

Treaty of Lisbon amending the Treaty on European Union and the Treaty establishing the European Community [2007] OJ C306/01

Secondary Legislation (Regulations, Directives and Decisions, Recommendations, Opinions):

Council Directive 2001/29/EC on the harmonisation of certain aspects of copyright and related rights in the information society [2001] OJ L167/10


Primary Legislation, Secondary Legislation, EU Legislation

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