UNHCR Bulgaria - Help for refugees and asylum-seekers

If you are coming from Ukraine: Find more information here

Welcome to the ‘HELP’ website run by UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. Here, asylum-seekers, refugees, and stateless persons can find information about their rights, obligations, and the services available to them in Bulgaria. 

Information on this website may be only relevant for people who are currently in Bulgaria. Information on this website is general and may not be applicable to your personal situation. If you are looking for information or assistance outside Bulgaria, please visit the UNHCR Help Homepage.

On this website, you will be able to find information about:

➡️ How to apply for asylum in Bulgaria

➡️ Who to contact for different types of help

➡️ Your rights and obligations in Bulgaria during and after the asylum procedure

➡️ How to contact UNHCR

➡️ How to report misconduct, including Fraud, Sexual Exploitation and Abuse, and protection incidents

➡️ Stateless Persons