Bulgaria - Autoridad competente (Art. 6)

Designated Competent Authority(ies):
(click here to view previous designations of Competent Authorities and/or changes to such designations)

  1. The Ministry of Justice - for acts of the courts and notaries;
  2. The National Center for Information and Documentation - for educational and certification documents, issued by the higher schools, by the institutions in the system of pre-school, school and vocational education and training and by the Ministry of Education and Science and its units;
  3. The regional administrations - for documents issued by the mayors and the municipal administrations; (as from 01.01.2019) 
  4. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs - for all other acts.

Contact details:

Address: Ministry of Justice
ul. "Slavyanska" No 1
1040 SOFIA
Contact persons:

Diana Dimitrova
Nedyalka Terziyska
(languages of communication: Bulgarian, English)

Telephone: +359 2 9237 354
Fax: +359 2 92 37 354
E-mail: Diana.Koleva@justice.government.bg
General website (see also "Practical Information") : http://apostil.mjs.bg/
Address: Ministry of Education and Science
2a, Knyaz Aleksandar Dondukov Boulevard,
Contact persons: Kalinka Toneva, Evgenya Pushnikova, Ralitsa Pastarmadjieva
(language of communication: Bulgarian)
Telephone: (+359 2) 921 7556
(+359 2) 921 7751
(+359 2) 921 7691
(+359 2) 921 7651
E-mail: k.toneva@mon.bg, e.pushnikova@mon.bg, r.pastarmadjieva@mon.bg
General website (see also "Practical Information") : http://apostille.mon.bg
Address: Ministry of Foreign Affairs
2, Alexander Zhendov Street
SOFIA 1113
Contact persons: Vildan Ahmedova
(languages of communication: Bulgarian, English)
Telephone: +359 (2) 948 2365
Fax: +359 (2) 948 2365
E-mail: Vildan.AHMEDOVA@mfa.bg
General website (see also "Practical Information") : http://apostille.mfa.bg

Practical Information:


5 BGN (Ministry of Justice)
15 BGN (Ministry of Education and Science)
15 BGN (Ministry of Foreign Affairs)     

Useful Links: -
E-Register: http://apostil.mjs.bg/ApostilleEN.aspx

(This page was last updated on 8 November 2018)

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