Ratification of the 1954 Convention: YES, 1954 Signatory and 1977 by Ratification

Ratification of the 1961 Convention: YES, 1977 by Accession

Existence of a statelessness determination procedure: YES, created and adopted in 2016 by Executive Decree. To consult the text of the Decree click here

Existence of any other legal provision concerning statelessness: YES

Additional Information:

"Costa Rica otorga por primera vez la ciudadanía a una persona sin nacionalidad de ningún país"