Among the EU countries, Bulgaria is one of the most attractive for our compatriots. Here, wages are high by the standards of Ukraine, but at the same time relatively affordable prices for accommodation. If you plan to live in Europe, this country is ideal for employment and obtaining residence permit. With him you can legally work and be in Bulgaria legally. A residence permit allows foreigners to use state guarantees available to citizens of the country, rely on social protection, get an education or conduct business. Immigrants with a residence permit also have some privileges in obtaining permission to cross the borders of EU states.
Just follow the points below and be able to go through the procedure for obtaining a residence permit in the shortest possible time:
Further, annually extending the residence permit and living in Bulgaria for more than 30 months for 5 years, you can expect to receive a permanent residence permit. The next stage is Bulgarian citizenship. If this is your ultimate goal, then it can be achieved by completing the preceding paragraphs. But separately it is worth mentioning the factors that will help you bring it closer much faster: a close relationship with the citizens of Bulgaria, investment in the country's economy or the purchase of real estate. We will talk more about this in the next section.
Residence permit in Bulgaria is of three types depending on the period of validity:
In addition to the term actions, they are distinguished by the accompanying package of social privileges and the cost of execution.
The grounds for obtaining a residence permit in Bulgaria are enshrined in law and in fact there are not so few of them. Just choose what suits your situation:
Naturally, each of these points must be documented, and special requirements in the form of specified minimum amounts or other additional conditions must be met. There are other, less common grounds for obtaining a permit, so finding something that suits you is quite real.
Those who pretend to receive a residence permit in Bulgaria, separately should take care of the place of residence and financial support, which should be about 2-2.5 thousand euros per year.
Considering that the execution of some documents may be delayed, it is worthwhile to take care of their availability in advance. You will need to provide the following to the migration service:
This must be done within 3 months after entering the country.
Depending on the basis for obtaining the residence permit, the costs of its registration also vary. You can calculate the approximate amount by yourself:
Next, add the cost specifically for your reason. For example, if this is a business, then registration at the Chamber of Commerce will cost another 600 euros. Independently arrange everything more than realistic, but if you go to speed up the process, you will need to seek help from a company that specializes in this and include in the costs the payment of such services.
Since the most popular reason for moving to Bulgaria is employment, consider in more detail the procedure for obtaining a work permit in the country:
By the way, permission to work in the field of education in Bulgaria or in senior positions is easier to obtain. So if the qualification allows you, immediately look for vacancies in your profile and specialty.
To obtain a work permit, your employer will need the following documents (some of them should be provided to you):
As you can see, the host party will take over most of the bureaucratic procedures. You only need the availability of documents, the receipt of which is not difficult.
Vnzh in Bulgaria - quite achievable goal. Following the step-by-step instructions and making some efforts, you can count not only on work in Europe, but also consider it for permanent residence in the future.