Payment

When you get an appointment at the Embassy of Finland the visa fee payment must be made prior to the appointment only by a bank transfer to the Embassy’s bank account. The proof of payment must be available during the appointment. Receipt of payment must include the applicant’s name, surname and passport number.

 

Account Holder: Embassy of Finland, 26-28 Bacho Kiro, 1000 Sofia, Bulgaria

Bank: UniCredit Bulbank

IBAN: BG69 UNCR 7630 1003 7902 09

BIC: UNCRBGSF

 

If you fill in a residence permit application online(Link to another website.), you can pay the processing fee via the Enter Finland service. The fee is collected for the processing of the application, and it will not be refunded even if the decision on your application is negative.

Permits for entry and residence

Service Price (€) Price (BGN)

Schengen visa

80 BGN156

Visa fee for children 6-11 years

40 BGN78

Visa fee for the citizens of following countries: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Serbia, Ukraine

 For more information, please see: Visa facilitation agreements(Link to another website.).

35 BGN68

Schengen visa, accelerated visa procedure, citizens of Ukraine and Belarus

Read more about visa facilitation agreements(Link to another website.)

70 BGN137

Visa fee for the citizens of Cape Verde

For more information, please see: Visa facilitation agreements(Link to another website.).

60 BGN117

Visa fee for the citizens of Gambia

120 BGN235

Schengen visa for children under 6 years, for family members of EU citizens who enjoy free movement rights and for school pupils, students, postgraduate students and accompanying teachers who undertake stays for the purpose of study or educational training

For more information on cases where the amount of the visa fee may be waived or reduced, please see: Visa Code, Article 16(Link to another website.)

0 BGN0

Request for an administrative review

255 BGN499

Residence permits (including family relations)

520 BGN1,017

Residence permits (including family relations), electronic application

e-service(Link to another website.)

470 BGN919

First residence permit for work

740 BGN1,447

First residence permit for work, electronic application

e-service(Link to another website.)

540 BGN1,056

First residence permit, no labour market testing (other work, specialist, researcher, athlete, coach or trainer)

480 BGN939

First residence permit, no labour market testing (other work, specialist, researcher, athlete, coach or trainer), electronic application

e-service(Link to another website.)

380 BGN743

First residence permit for an entrepreneur, start-up entrepreneur

480 BGN939

First residence permit for an entrepreneur, start-up entrepreneur, electronic application

e-service(Link to another website.) (Opens New Window)

400 BGN782

First residence permit for an entrepreneur; other entrepreneur

690 BGN1,350

First residence permit for an entrepreneur; other entrepreneur, electronic application

e-service(Link to another website.) (Opens New Window)

490 BGN958

First residence permit for seasonal work for 3–6 months, no labour market testing

480 BGN939

First residence permit for seasonal work for 3–6 months, no labour market testing, electronic application

e-service(Link to another website.) (Opens New Window)

380 BGN743

First residence permit for seasonal work for 6–9 months (requires a partial decision)

740 BGN1,447

First residence permit for seasonal work for 6–9 months (requires a partial decision), electronic application

e-service(Link to another website.) (Opens New Window)

540 BGN1,056

Residence permit for studies

450 BGN880

Residence permit for studies, electronic application

e-service(Link to another website.)

350 BGN685

Residence permit for a minor (under 18 years)

270 BGN528

D visa, paper application

120 BGN235

Residence permit for a minor (under 18 years), electronic application

e-service(Link to another website.)

240 BGN469

D visa, electronic application

e-service(Link to another website.)

95 BGN186