Administration of Justice

Center For the Study of Democracy

Founded in late 1989, the Center for the Study of Democracy (CSD) is an interdisciplinary public policy institute dedicated to the values of democracy and market economy. CSD is a non-partisan, independent organization fostering the reform process in Bulgaria through impact on policy and civil society. Policy areas of particular interest include anti-corruption, institutional reform, and national security.

Ministry of Interior

Official site providing information as to the form and function of the Ministry, links to Bulgarian legislation, and National strategies for combating drugs and corruption. In Bulgarian and English.

Ministry of Justice

In Bulgarian and English.

National Assembly of the Republic of Bulgaria

This site contains information as to the form and function of the National Assembly. In addition, the site contains links to history, legislation, the Constitution, archives, upcoming events, news and links. In Bulgarian and English.

President of Bulgaria

The offical site for the offices of President and Vice-President of the Republic of Bulgaria. The site includes information such biographies, powers, addresses and speeches, activities, briefings, and a photo gallery. In Bulgarian and English.

Corruption & Fraud Coalition 2000

Coalition 2000 is an initiative of a number of Bulgarian non-governmental organizations aimed at combating corruption through a process of cooperation among governmental institutions, NGOs and individuals drafting an Anti-Corruption Action Plan for Bulgaria, and implementing an awareness campaign and a monitoring system.

Cybercrime Legislation - Country Profile

These profiles have been prepared within the framework of the Council of Europe’s Project on Cybercrime in view of sharing information on cybercrime legislation and assessing the current state of implementation of the Convention on Cybercrime under national legislation.

Drugs & Alcohol

European Montioring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) - Country overview

The EMCDDA country overview provides a structured synopsis of the trends and characteristics of national drug problems. It consists of a summary of the national drug situation, key statistics at a glance and a barometer showing the drug use prevalence position of Bulgaria.

Human Trafficking

Bulgarian National Anti-Trafficking Commission

The Bulgarian National Anti-Trafficking Commission develops annually a National Programme for Prevention and Counteraction of Trafficking in Human Beings and Protection of the Victims, which is approved by the Council of Ministers. It researches, analyses and reports statistical data on human trafficking. It carries out information, awareness and education campaigns aimed at potential victims of trafficking. It manages and supervises the activities of the Local Commissions for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings and the centres for protection and support of victims of trafficking. It also contributes to international cooperation for prevention and counteraction of human trafficking. Users may find links to these programmes, reports, data on the website as well as links to other useful information sources.

Law & the Courts

Constitutional Court for the Republic of Bulgaria

Provides an overview of the Constitutional Court and its powers, constitutional laws, and decisions of the court.

Guide to Law Online, Bulgaria

The Guide to Law Online, prepared by the United States Law Library of Congress Public Services Division, is an annotated guide to sources of information on government and law available online. It includes selected links to useful and reliable sites for legal information.

Prosecutor's Office of the Republic of Bulgaria

Provides an overview of the Constitutional Court and its powers, constitutional laws, and decisions of the court.