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, Cape Verde, Georgia, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Russian Federation, Serbia, Ukraine. For more information, please see: Visa facilitation agreements

35 BGN68

Visa for children under 6 years, family members of EU citizens and 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

0 BGN0

Request for an administrative review

170 BGN332

Residence permits (including family relations)

520 BGN1,017

Residence permits (including family relations), electronic application

470 BGN919

First residence permit for work or a self-employed person

690 BGN1,350

First residence permit for work or a self-employed person, electronic application

490 BGN958

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

610 BGN1,193

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

410 BGN802

First residence permit for an entrepreneur, start-up entrepreneur

480 BGN939

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

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350 BGN685

First residence permit for an entrepreneur; other entrepreneur

690 BGN1,350

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

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490 BGN958

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

610 BGN1,193

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)

410 BGN802

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

690 BGN1,350

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)

490 BGN958

Residence permit for studies

450 BGN880

Residence permit for studies, electronic application

350 BGN685

Residence permit for a minor (under 18 years)

270 BGN528

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

240 BGN469