The Bulgaria Residence and Citizenship Program

This program page is sponsored by New Balkans Law Office


QUICK FACTS

PROGRAM TYPE: Residence-to-citizenship
TOTAL INVESTMENT RAISED:
US$ 200 million +

PROGRAM OVERVIEW:
See program essentials such as prices, requirements, timelines, investment options

PROGRAM FAQ:
See a list of frequently asked questions, and their answers, about this program.

OFFICIAL WEBSITE:
See the official website of the government entity responsible for processing applications to the program. 


Statistics


Recent articles about this program

Bulgaria Grants EU Citizenship by Descent Up to 3rd Generation: Hundreds of Thousands Qualify

Bulgaria Grants EU Citizenship by Descent Up to 3rd Generation: Hundreds of Thousands Qualify

If you can prove that you have a Bulgarian parent, grandparent, or great-grandparent, you are eligible for citizenship in Bulgaria – and, by extension, the right to live in any of the 27 member states – thanks to a recent change to Bulgaria’s citizenship law.

Bulgaria Revamps Its R/CBI Program: New Investment Options, Faster Processing

Bulgaria Revamps Its R/CBI Program: New Investment Options, Faster Processing

If you thought Bulgaria’s RCBI program was on its last legs, think again: The program is relaunching with renewed support from the government.

The Bulgarian LLC-Investment Route to EU Citizenship in Five Years

The Bulgarian LLC-Investment Route to EU Citizenship in Five Years

There’s more to Bulgarian citizenship by investment than government bonds, write Nevena Bekyarova and Kamen Shoylev.

Proposed Bill Would Give Bulgaria’s R/CBI Program Three New Investment Options

Proposed Bill Would Give Bulgaria’s R/CBI Program Three New Investment Options

The proposed changes would give investors a lot of flexibility to suit their investment styles, write Ivan Petrov and Nevena Bekyarova of NBLO.

Bill Tabled in Bulgaria Would   Extend Citizenship Program With New Rules

Bill Tabled in Bulgaria Would Extend Citizenship Program With New Rules

Bulgarian lawmakers have tabled a bill in Parliament that would see the residence-to-citizenship program continue after all, albeit with amendments.

NBLO: Bulgaria’s Investigation of Improperly Obtained CBI Citizenships a Welcome Development

NBLO: Bulgaria’s Investigation of Improperly Obtained CBI Citizenships a Welcome Development

The investigations show Bulgaria isn’t the soft underbelly of Europe and improves the value of the country’s citizenship, writes Ivan Petrov of NBLO.

Bulgaria to Cancel Citizenship of 8th CIP-Investor in Three Months

Bulgaria to Cancel Citizenship of 8th CIP-Investor in Three Months

The office of Bulgaria’s Prosecutor-General has uncovered eight instances of fraudulently obtained citizenships over the last three months, with several

NBLO: Proposed Changes to Bulgarian Citizenship Law Would Make Program Similar to EB-5

NBLO: Proposed Changes to Bulgarian Citizenship Law Would Make Program Similar to EB-5

The investments proposed to be eligible for the Fast Track will make a Bulgarian CBI solution somewhat similar to the US EB-5 program.

NBLO: Why Bulgaria Should Retain its Investor Migration Program

NBLO: Why Bulgaria Should Retain its Investor Migration Program

This post was contributed by the Ivan Petrov of the New Balkans Law Office. Background On 22.01.2019 and 23.01.2019, the

Bulgaria Mulls Scrapping Residence-to-Citizenship Program Due to Lack of Interest

Bulgaria Mulls Scrapping Residence-to-Citizenship Program Due to Lack of Interest

Reuters reports that the Bulgarian Ministry of Justice plans to terminate its residence-to-citizenship by investment program, citing a lack of