Consular Section American Embassy, SofiaDepartment of StateWashington, D.C. 20521-5740
Bulgarian Embassy 1621 22nd NWWashington, D.C. 20008
People residing outside the U.S. should contact the Bulgarian Embassy (or designated
representative) in their country of residence.
Church at which the event took place.
Birth Certificates: No fee if the request is sent to the U.S. Embassy.
$7.00 U.S if the request is sent to a Bulgarian Embassy or consulate.
Baptismal Certificates: Varies.
The local public registrar’s office in the place where the event took place,
A Bulgarian Embassy if the claimant is residing outside Bulgaria.
1.50 BGL in Sofia (legalization 2.00 BGL); fees may vary in the countryside.
$7.00 U.S. if the request is made through a Bulgarian Embassy