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BULGARIA
(Country code: BG)

SERVICE RATE
CODE
MAX.
WEIGHT (KG)
OVERSIZE
AVAILABILITY
MAX.
COVERAGE
Priority™ Worldwide (Delivery Standards)   03   30   NO   $1000
International Parcel™ (Air)   203   30   YES   $1000
International Parcel™ (Surface)   403   30   YES   $1000
Small Packet™ (Air)   03   2   NO   N/A
Small Packet™ (Surface)   03   2   NO   N/A
CUSTOMS DECLARATION LANGUAGE French, Russian, Bulgarian

SERVICE AVAILABILITY Registered Mail™ VALUABLES ACCEPTED
Letter-post™   YES   YES   NO
SERVICE AVAILABILITY FEE CODE CURRENCY
Money Orders™    NO    

Maximum Coverage = Maximum Declared Value for Carriage for the Priority™ Worldwide service.

Import Restrictions

Senders should determine import restrictions from the country's authorities before posting securities, medicines, plants, or parts of plants.

Postage stamps must be addressed to stamp collectors through the Bulgarian Postal Philatelic Service.

Only private persons may send gifts. Gifts may include printed publications, photographs, films, gramophone records, magnetic tapes, manuscripts, music sheets and similar objects, provided they are not contrary to the laws and customs of Bulgaria.

  • alcoholic beverages
  • animal products and skins
  • antiques
  • chemicals non hazardous
  • coffee
  • computer software
  • dangerous goods
  • drugs, prescription and non prescription
  • foodstuffs
  • furs
  • gambling services
  • grain samples
  • medical samples
  • ivory
  • isopropanol
  • oil products
  • parts of machines
  • perishables
  • phones/modems
  • plant and plant products
  • precious metals and stones
  • seeds
  • ship spares
  • shoes
  • sports equipment
  • stationary
  • tea
  • textile articles
  • tobacco.

Prohibited Items

In addition to items considered non-mailable matter, the following are prohibited:

  • anesthetics
  • asbestos
  • animals
  • bio products
  • bullions and currency
  • clothing, linen or footwear, used
  • coins, banknotes, currency or securities of any kind, traveller's cheques, platinum, gold, silver, precious stones and other valuable articles
  • immoral or obscene material
  • jewellery and Costume Jewellery
  • liquids
  • movable cultural monuments without permit or certificate
  • narcotics and psychotropic substances
  • printed matter, publications, photographs, films, tapes, etc prejudicial to the political or economic institutions of Bulgaria
  • religious materials connected with prohibited or unregistered sects or organizations
  • used clothing, linen or footwear
  • valuable articles in uninsured postal items.

Documentation Required

Information regarding Customs can be found in "Customs Requirements" of the Canada Postal Guide.

The following documents are required:

1. Invoice

2. Certificate of Origin

3. Transport Documents

4. Certificates of Approval from relevant authorities