Total Population: 6,948,445
Estimated migrant population: 102,113
Estimated refugee population (2019): 20,438
Estimated number of undocumented migrants (2019): 5,000 to 10,000
Main migrant populations (2020): Russia, Syria, Turkey
Healthcare rights of migrants
Asylum seekers: Are entitled to the same health care rights as nationals. Health insurance is covered by the SAR.
Refugees: Are entitled to the same health care rights as nationals. However, upon receiving refugee status, refugees that are uninsured have to pay for their own medication.
Undocumented migrants: Can access emergency care in return for payment of the full cost
HIV testing and treatment
Testing: Testing is free and anonymous testing for all, when done at the Regional Health Inspectorates in district cities and in the mobile units (NGOs). Use the aidsmap European test finder to see where you can get tested for HIV.
Treatment: Treatment is covered, except for undocumented persons.
CLA Voice in Bulgaria:
Provides free legal aid for vulnerable communities who have been victims of human rights violations
+359 298 107 79
Legal Aid Center - Voice in Bulgaria, 5B Triaditsa Str., Office 226, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
Service(s): Legal help and representation