It’s astonishing how journalists write about something that they don’t check thoroughly. A couple of days ago an article appeared in one of the major news websites for Bulgarian news in English language. The news is totally misinterpreted. They speak about promulgated new ordinance (regulation) which changes the transport company license regime, so that re-licensing […]

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As a member of EU, Bulgaria has adopted the European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road, also known as ADR. The transportation of dangerous cargo by road is regulated thoroughly by this agreement, but some specifics in the regulation are delegated to the national legislation and authorities. Bulgarian Agency  “Transport Administration” […]

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One of the major requirements for granting transportation license in Bulgaria (and EU)  is the requirement for financial stability of the applicant. Currently the requirements involve possession of own capital minimum of €9000 for first vehicle and €5000 for each following vehicle. If that amount cannot be covered by the capital of the applicant, there […]

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The regime for transportation of cargo and passengers at the expense of the vehicle owner is regulated by  Council Regulation (EEC) No 684/92 of 16 March 1992 and consequently amended with Council Regulation (EC) No 11/98 of 11 December 1997. In general, the regulation of this type of transportation follows in a straightforward way, the […]

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Bulgarian Ministry of Interior (MoI) in preparing changes in the regulation for vehicle registration in Bulgaria. When car owner is changed, it is mandatory the new owner to register the car in the Police department, where new owner’s permanent address is. In order to avoid taxes and government fees, many new owners just pay for […]

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Every company, registered in Bulgaria can obtain EU transport license. The company needs to meet certain requirements before it applies to the Executive Agency “Transport Administration” for license. There will be additional costs, besides the one for issuing the license. After the license is obtained, the company should (if not already) manage the truck/buses registration […]

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