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Requirements to Adopters

Not to be deprived of parental rights;

To have clear criminal record;

To be formally eligible for adoption under their national law;

To be in good health condition- not to suffer from mental and serious chronic diseases, contagious venereal diseases, HIV, tuberculosis and other life-threatening diseases.

To be formally married if they wish to adopt together.

The age difference between the prospective adopters and the adopted child must be at least 15 years, subject to the requirements of the respective legislation in force where the prospective adopters reside;

The provisions of the Bulgarian Family Code do permit unmarried foreign citizen to adopt a Bulgarian child. Bulgarian legislation prohibits adoption from more than one person, unless they are spouses.



"Happy Family" NGO

Sofia, 1000

23 Street Denkoglu, 1st floor, ap.2,

Tel / Fax: + 359 2 989 12 28