Last update 18 March 2020Diplomatic missions
Level 3: Increased level of risk (recommendation not to travel in certain areas of the country unless necessary)
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Republic of Singapore
The Republic of Bulgaria does not have an embassy in Singapore. The attending embassy for Singapore is the Bulgarian embassy in Indonesia.
Embassy of of the Republic of Bulgaria in Jakarta, Indonesia
Address: Jakarta10310, 34-36, Jalan Imam Bonjol
Telephone: +62 21 390 40 48; +62 21 391 31 30
Telephone/fax: +62 21 390 40 49
Office hours: Mon - Fri, 8.30 - 14.30 h
Office hours ( upon request in advance): Monday – Friday 9.30 – 12.30
E-mail: [email protected]
Singaporeis one of the safest cities in the world.
Foreigners are expected to observe strictly the local rules and legislation. Fines are imposed for throwing cigarette ends while driving. Chewing gum in public places is not allowed. Severely punished are violations of the ban on smoking in public places, on trains, in restaurants, at public transport stops and in the vehicles of public transport, where also applies a ban on eating and drinking.
Attention! Possession of narcotic drugs is subject to capital punishment.
The local currency is Singapore dollar.
There are no restrictions on import of local or foreign currency (in cash or checks) up to the equivalent of 30 thousand Singapore dollars. However, it has to be declared on entry into and exit from the country.
It is recommendable to have some euro in cash, in checks, in credit or debit cards (e.g. Maestro or Cirrus). Import of meat products, chewing gum and pornographic content is prohibited. Death penalty is imposed for possession of narcotic drugs.
The custom requirements for Republic of Singapore can be found HERE.
Traffic on the roads is on the left side.
Travel papers and visas
Bulgarian nationals travel to Singapore with international passport valid for at least 6 months of the date of arrival in the country. Visa is not required for a stay of up to 90 days.
Specific vaccines are not required.
Updated information on these issues can be obtained from the National Center for Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, Telephone: +359 2 944 69 99/ext. 221.
Certification and Legalisation
In order to be recognized by the Bulgarian authorities, all documents issued to Bulgarian nationals by the authorities of Singapore have to bear a seal of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Singapore which is to be certified by the embassy of Singapore in Moscow. Documents issued by the Bulgarian authorities to Singapore nationals have to bear a seal of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Bulgaria which is to be certified by the embassy of Singapore in Moscow in order to be recognized by the relevant competent authorities of Singapore.