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  1. What documents do I need to come to Bulgaria?n
  2. How do I buy real estate in Bulgaria?
  3. Do I have to inform the Embassy if I move out of Bulgaria?
  4. ID or passport lost?

 
What documents do I need to come to Bulgaria

EU nationals and citizens of the European Economic Area including the Switzerland can enter Bulgaria for of a short stay (up to 90 days/half year) upon presentation of a national ID card. The validity of the card should cover the period you wish to stay in Bulgaria

 
How do I buy real estate in Bulgaria?

EU citizens can now buy real estate in Bulgaria. There are some restrictions for farmland. This is only allowed to people who live for at least five years in Bulgaria, or through a company with at least five years of existence.  

 

 
Do I have to inform the Embassy if I move out of Bulgaria?

The Belgian embassy in Sofia kindly requests to be informed if you have been inscribed in the consular register and decide to leave Bulgaria in a permanent way. This allows us to keep our database with resident Belgians up to date.

 
ID or passport lost?

Click on www.checkdoc.be 

or 

call docstop: 00800 2123 2123 or 32 2 518 2123