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Bulgaria

Residency-by-Investment

Process


Month

1-2

Preparation

  • Open a private bank account with the required investment amount.
  • Prepare Investor D visa application documents.
  • Receive confirmation of investment.
  • Investment certificate is then issued.
  • Application for the Bulgarian investor visa.

Month

5-6

Bulgarian permanent residence

  • Bulgarian permanent residence card is approved and issued.
  • Family members can then start the application for permanent residence within 3 months.

Month

3-4

Residency application

  • Visit to Bulgaria.
  • Application for permanent residence.
  • Application is then reviewed for a period of 30 working days.

* The time estimated to receive the residency approval is based on the government’s due diligence processing time and may vary from applicant to applicant.