General enquiries

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 2018

1 January 2018 New Year
26 January 2018 Closed day for the Consular Department
23 February 2018 Closed day for the Consular Department
5 March 2018 Bulgaria National Day
23 March 2018 Closed day for the Consular Department
30 March 2018 Good Friday /UK/
02 April 2018 Easter /UK/
06 April 2018 Good Friday /Bulgaria/
09 April 2018 Easter Bulgaria
27 April 2018 Closed day for the Consular Department
01 May 2018 Official Holiday Bulgaria
07 May 2018 Official Holiday Bulgaria
24 May 2018 Official Holiday Bulgaria
25 May 2018 Closed day for the Consular Department
28 May 2018 Spring Bank Holiday
29 June 2018 Closed day for the Consular Department
27 July 2018 Closed day for the Consular Department
27 August 2018 Summer Bank Holiday
31 August 2018 Closed day for the Consular Department
6 Seprember 2018 Official Holiday Bulgaria
24 September 2018 Official Holiday Bulgaria
28 September 2018 Closed day for the Consular Department
26 October 2018 Closed day for the Consular Department
30 November 2018 Closed day for the Consular Department
24 December 2018 Christmas Eve
25 December 2018 Christmas Day
26 December 2018 Boxing Day
28 December 2018 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/Credit card or Cash.