Estonia ratified the Revised European Social Charter on 11/09/2000, accepting 79 of the Revised Charter’s 98 paragraphs.

On 27 June 2012, Estonia accepted 8 additional provisions of the Charter, thus accepting to be bound by 87 of the Revised Charter’s 98 paragraphs.

Estonia has not yet ratified the Additional Protocol providing for a system of collective complaints.
 

The Charter in domestic law

Under chapter 3 of the Constitution: “The powers of state shall be exercised solely pursuant to the Constitution and laws which are in conformity therewith. Generally recognised principles and rules of international law are an inseparable part of the Estonian legal system.”


Country factsheets

The country factsheets include detailed information on the findings of the European Committee of Social Rights when monitoring the application of the Charter at national level, as well as examples of progress in the implementation of the rights protected by the Charter.

Estonia factsheet


Latest national report by Estonia

See previous reports in respect of Estonia


Latest conclusions of the European Committee of Social Rights (ECSR)

See previous all conclusions in respect of Estonia (HUDOC)


Table of accepted and non-accepted provisions by Estonia

Grey = Accepted provisions

1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 3.1
3.2 3.3 3.4 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 5 6.1 6.2 6.3
6.4 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 7.5 7.6 7.7 7.8 7.9 7.10 8.1
8.2 8.3 8.4 8.5 9 10.1 10.2 10.3 10.4 10.5 11.1 11.2
11.3 12.1 12.2 12.3 12.4 13.1 13.2 13.3 13.4 14.1 14.2 15.1
15.2 15.3 16 17.1 17.2 18.1 18.2 18.3 18.4 19.1 19.2 19.3
19.4 19.5 19.6 19.7 19.8 19.9 19.10 19.11 19.12 20 21 22
23 24 25 26.1 26.2 27.1 27.2 27.3 28 29 30 31.1
31.2 31.3  

 

Meetings and reports on non-accepted provisions


Collective complaints procedure

Estonia has not yet ratified the Additional Protocol providing for a system of collective complaints.

Previous national reports by Estonia