Where to seek help in Moldova

Governmental institutions

The Asylum and Integration Directorate within the bureau for Migration and Asylum (BMA) of Moldova is the only government institution that can submit an asylum application and recognize international protection in Moldova (refugee status or humanitarian protection status) and grant you the legal right to stay in Moldova.
The Bureau for Migration and Asylum is the only responsible office for processing asylum and related procedures

You have to submit your asylum application in person to the Asylum and Integration Directorate (AID) of the Bureau for Migration and Asylum in Chisinau:

Address: 124, Stefan cel Mare Boulevard, Chisinau
Tel: 📞  (+373) 022 276-901
E-Mail: [email protected]
Website: http://bma.gov.md/en/content/general-information-0

The website dopomoga.gov.md has information where refugees can call to ask for help and find housing, transportation, medical help and more in Moldova

Other organizations that provide information and services:


Legal assistance to refugees and asylum seekers

NGO “Law Center of Advocates”

Address: 8, Vlaicu Parcalab St., Chisinau, MD-2009
Phone: 📞 (+373) 022 240-899
Hotlines for legal assistance: 📞 (+373) 60 23 89 27,  (+373) 360 96 67 60,  (+373) 60 72 26 83,  (+373) 68 82 81 80,  (+373) 60 57 48 48
Fax: (+373) 022 240-898
GSM: (+373) 60574848
Email: [email protected]
Website: https://cda.md/index.php/ro/


Employment and community services

NGO “Charity Center for Refugees”

Address: 64, street Vasile Alecsandri, Chisinau, MD-2012, Chisinau
Phone:  📞 (+373) 022 212 576
Fax: (+373) 022 212-578
Email: [email protected]
Website: https://ccr.md/


Social, health and education services

Association for Child and Family Empowerment “AVE COPIII”

Address: 1, Constantin Stere St., Chisinau, MD-2009, Chisinau
Phone:  📞 (+373) 022 237 854
Fax: (+373) 022 745-666
GSM: (+373) 60 158 258
Email: [email protected], [email protected]
Website: https://avecopiii.md/en/