The package of documents for registration of
permanent residence on this basis includes:
A sample application (can be obtained directly
from the migration service or downloaded from
the migration service website).
Foreign passport valid for at least 3 more months
+ simple copies of pages with personal data and
with a stamp on the last entry into Bulgaria.
Receipt for payment of 10 levs - fee for the
examination of documents.
Proof of housing availability (copy of the title
deed or notarized copies of the lease agreement
and address declaration).
A certificate from a Bulgarian bank about the
availability of funds on the account or a declaration of support (for minors or those in
need of support).
Marriage certificate or birth certificate. If
documents are not issued in Bulgarian, they must
be translated and legalized. If the documents are
issued in Bulgaria and are reflected in the state
database "Population", it is not necessary to
provide them, the employees of the migration
service will find all the information themselves.
Medical records showing serious health problems
that require care and / or proof of income and
support for family members who are not spouses
or children under 21 who are not married.
The application is processed within two months.
If the decision is positive, the foreigner must pay
a fee of 150 levs. You should also register with
the Community at your place of residence and
receive a single civilian number, then report it to
the migration service and receive a plastic
personal card. Permanent residence is issued
indefinitely, but the card is valid for 5 years. After
this period, you will need to get a new card. In
this case, the fee is not paid again, it is enough to
pay for the issue of the document (45 levs, the
card will be ready in 30 days).