Schengen Visa type "C"

Cost of Living
Talent Migration


Before traveling to Bulgaria for Business Purposes, people who need a visa must apply at the applicable embassy/consulate to have the appropriate permit.


90 days Month(s)





Processing time

3 - 4 weeks




What are eligibility requirements for the Schengen Visa type "C"?

3 Eligibility Requirements

  • Hold a regular travel document that meets the following requirements: Its validity expires at least 3 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the Republic of Bulgaria or in case of multiple visits - after the last scheduled date of departure from the territory of the Republic of Bulgaria.
  • Contains at least 2 blank pages for visa purposes.
  • Has been issued within the last 10 years.

Which documents do I need to apply for the Schengen Visa type "C"?

6 Document Required

  • A photocopy of the last Bulgarian and Schengen visas or visas for the UK and the US, if any.
  • A colorful photograph 3,5 cm х 4,5 cm against light-colored background.
  • A medical insurance valid for the EU member states for the whole period of the trip, covering all costs for repatriation and for urgent medical care and emergency hospital treatment for the period of the stay indicated in the visa.
  • Tickets (original and copy) or ticket booking conformation or financial means.
  • For a business trip, confirmation/invitation from a company in Bulgaria.
  • If the intention is to attend a meeting or seminar, confirmation/invitation from the applicable conference organizer/institution.

Talent Migration data for Bulgaria

Talent gain & drain map of 2015-2019 data. Sourced from World Bank Digital Development Data.

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