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Bulgaria - BG1

Issue period: 01/12/1999 - 31/08/2000

Physical description

Size: 54,0 x 85,6 mm

Format: ID-1

Material: Special synthetic material (teslin) without watermarks, laminated with clear plastic laminate  

Colour: Blue/pink/blue

Distinctive features: Bilingual (Bulgarian/English)


Driving licence legend


  • 1 Surname of the holder
  • 2 Other name(s) of the holder
  • 3 Date and place of birth
  • 4a Date of issue of the licence
  • 4b Date of expiry of the licence
  • 4c Name of the issuing authority
  • 5 Number of licence
  • 6 Photograph of the holder
  • 7 Signature of the holder
  • 8 Permanent place of residence
  • 9 category(ies) of vehicle(s) the holder is entitled to drive
  • 10 Date of first issue of each category(ies)
  • 11 Date of expiry of each category
  • 12 Additional information/restriction(s)

Categories & Codes


For more information on the corresponding categories, please check the Commission decision on equivalence.


Period of validity*

A, B, M, C, CE, D, DE

10 years

*This refers to the administrative validity of the document and does not necessarily reflect the holder’s right to drive.


National categories

National category

Description of national category


Agricultural or forestry tractor, agricultural machines.





National codes



Eyesight correction, permitted only for a specific vehicle (chassis number) - a combination of restrictions 01 and 50


Driver authorised to drive vehicles from category D and trams


Professional drivers

  • Certificate of professional competence is issued : YES
  • Code 95 is marked on the driving licence : NO