General enquiries

From January 1st 2019 all payments in the Consular Section will be done only by bank cards. Payments in cash will not be accepted.

THE CONCULAR SECTION WILL BE CLOSED ON  1st, 6th, 24th, 27th and 31st May 2019.

Working Hours, Important information for the Consular Section

Working time of the Consular Section

From 9.30 to 13.30 hrs. – Admission of citizens who apply for issuance of identity documents; submission of documents for notary certifications; submission of applications for issuance of  Criminal Record Check certificates;  applications for registration of a civil status.

From 13.30 to 17.30 hrs.Handing over to citizens the issued identity documents (including temporary passports), certified documents, Criminal Record Check certificates, birth certificates and other  civil status certificates. Answering to inquiries by phone, email and post, and providing advice and consultations.

 

Visa applications and visas are issued from Monday to Friday from 9.30 to 13.30 hrs.

 

NO ADMISSION EVERY LAST FRIDAY OF THE MONTH.


The Consular Section is closed on Saturdays and Sundays and on the following dates in 2019

1 January 2019 New Year
25 January 2019 Closed day for the Consular Department
22 February 2019 Closed day for the Consular Department
4 March 2019 Bulgaria National Day
29 March 2019 Closed day for the Consular Department
19 April 2019 Good Friday /UK/
22 April 2019 Easter /UK/
26 April 2019 Good Friday /Bulgaria/
29 April 2019 Easter Bulgaria
01 May 2019 Official Holiday Bulgaria
06 May 2019 Official Holiday Bulgaria
24 May 2019 Official Holiday Bulgaria
27 May 2019 Spring Bank Holiday
31 May 2019 Closed day for the Consular Department
28 June 2019 Closed day for the Consular Department
26 July 2019 Closed day for the Consular Department
26 August 2019 Summer Bank Holiday
31 August 2019 Closed day for the Consular Department
6 Seprember 2019 Official Holiday Bulgaria
23 September 2019 Official Holiday Bulgaria
27 September 2019 Closed day for the Consular Department
25 October 2019 Closed day for the Consular Department
29 November 2019 Closed day for the Consular Department
24 December 2019 Christmas Eve
25 December 2019 Christmas Day
26 December 2019 Boxing Day
27 December 2019 Closed day for the Consular Department

Useful telephone numbers and addresses:
Individual Inquiries on Submitted Applications: tel.  020 7581 3144; 020 7584 9400 (13.30-16.00 only)
Consular Section Fax: 020 7581 9073
Consular Section Direct e-mail address – consular@bulgarianembassy.org.uk
Web site: www.bulgarianembassy-london.org

 

Acceptable Payment Methods

The Bulgarian Embassy in London accepts the following payment methods: Debit or Credit cards.