Living in Bulgaria

Includes how to access healthcare, get a document legalised, lists of lawyers and how to vote abroad.

  1. Apply for a European Health Insurance Card

    Apply for or renew your free European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) online.

  2. Bulgaria travel advice

    Latest travel advice for Bulgaria including safety and security, entry requirements, travel warnings and health

  3. Bulgaria: List of Lawyers

    List of English speaking lawyers in Bulgaria

  4. Bulgaria: List of Medical Facilities

    List of English-speaking doctors and hospitals in Bulgaria

  5. Bulgaria: List of translators

    List of translators and interpreters in Bulgaria

  6. Bulgaria: Local information guide (Burgas)

    Information about emergency services, healthcare, police, public transport and accommodation in Burgas.

  7. Bulgaria: Local Information Guide (Plovdiv)

    Information about emergency services, healthcare, safety, public transport and accommodation in Plovdiv.

  8. Bulgaria: Local Information Guide (Sofia)

    Information about emergency services, healthcare, safety, public transport and accommodation in Sofia.

  9. Bulgaria: Local Information Guide (Varna)

    Information about emergency services, healthcare, safety, public transport and accommodation in Varna.

  10. Get your document legalised

    Use the online service to get a UK document legalised

  11. How to buy property in Bulgaria

    How to buy property legally in Bulgaria and what you should do if you things go wrong.

  12. Living in Bulgaria

    Official information British people moving to and living in Bulgaria need to know, including residency, healthcare and driving.

  13. Notarial and documentary services guide for Bulgaria

    Notarial services, certificates, notes and letters available at the British Embassy in Sofia.

  14. Support for British nationals abroad: A guide

    This guide highlights some of the main ways you can help yourself stay safe abroad and what help the FCO can provide.

  15. UK benefits if you're going or living abroad

    Find out what benefits you might be able to receive while you're abroad and how to export them from the UK or claim them while abroad

  16. Voting when you’re abroad

    How to vote if you're going to be abroad temporarily on election day, and what to do if you're moving overseas long term