Brexit: status of UK nationals in Bulgaria

The British Embassy in Sofia, Deloitte Bulgaria and BBBA cordially invite you to a seminar on “Brexit: status of UK nationals in Bulgaria”.

The date of UK withdrawal from the European Union approaches and this raises a number of questions with respect to the work and residence of UK nationals in Bulgaria. If you are a company, which employs UK nationals, a host company expecting to receive seconded UK nationals or just belong to a multinational corporate group headquartered in the UK, these questions might be essential for the planning of your business processes. We will try to bring clarity on some of them, as well as to touch upon important practices with respect to the immigration regulations.

The event will take place on Tuesday, 15 October 2019 from 10:00h to 12:00h at the office of Deloitte Bulgaria, 103, Al. Stambolijski Blvd, Sofia Tower (Mall of Sofia) 6th floor.

09:30 h – 10:00 h: Registration of participants
10:00 h – 10:10 h: Introduction
10:10 h – 10:40 h: Brexit and the rights of UK nationals in Bulgaria: the role of the British Embassy in Bulgaria
10:40 h– 11:40 h: Immigration aspects with respect to British citizens in case of a no deal Brexit from the European Union

• What is envisaged in Bulgarian law?
• What steps to be undertaken with respect to UK nationals residing in Bulgaria depending on whether they have arranged their immigration status or not?
• How to plan the employment / immigration formalities for UK nationals?
• What to do and what not to do?

11:40 h – 12:00 h: Q&A session

Working languages: English and Bulgarian

The seminar will be free of charge. The deadline for registration is 13 October.

For more information, please contact:
Hristina Toteva, Project Manager External Communications
е-mail:; tel.: 0889/277 334;