DOCUMENTS REQUIRED

  • Passport (copy)
  • Work Permit (original)
  • Certificate issued by the Ministry of the Interior with the identification number (Residence Permit)
  • Letter from employer confirming transfer (it must state how long shipper has been working abroad)
  • Letter of Attorney
  • Inventory (in English and signed and dated by the Customer)
    • Must show all electrical and electronic devices, brand names and serial numbers
    • Paintings should be listed and described separately
  • Letter of Authorization for service provider to deal with customs clearance verified by a notary

CUSTOMS REGULATIONS                                                                                                        

  • Household goods can be imported up to three months after Customer's arrival

DUTIABLE/RESTRICTED ITEMS

  • Machinery and equipment
  • Plants (Certificate of Health from the Ministry of Agriculture required)
  • Liquor
    • Two bottles of wine or one bottle of hard liquor (containing 20% or more alcohol by VOL.)
    • If customs authorities discovers more than allowed quantity, all alcohol will be confiscated
  • Antiques

PROHIBITED ITEMS

  • Firearms
  • Drugs
  • Bulgarian currency
  • Tobacco products

MOTOR VEHICLES

  • One motor vehicle can be imported duty-free
  • Documents required:
    • Proof of ownership
    • Foreign Registration Card
    • Visa
    • National Drivers license
    • International Insurance Policy (Green Card)

PETS

  • Veterinary and Inoculation Certificate required