MOI

Traffic Police

 
229 Issuance of duplicate of driving license control coupon

Based on:
Ordinance Nr. I-157/2002 on Conditions and Order of Driving License Issuance, Reports on Drivers and their Discipline – Art. 25, Para 2; Art. 25, Para 3; Art. 25, Para 4; Art. 25, Para 5, Art. 25, Para 6
Competent authority: Traffic Police units in the Sofia Metropolitan Directorate of Interior and the Regional Directorates of Interior
Deadline of issuance: Immediately
Validity of the document/individual administrative act:
According to the validity of the driving license to which the control coupon applies.
Control authority for the activity of the authority providing the service:
Director of the Regional Directorate of Interior where the competent Traffic Police Unit is situated.
Authority for appeal of the individual administrative act: Director of the Regional Directorate of Interior where the competent Traffic Police Unit is situated.
Restrictions and conditions:
A duplicate of the driving license control coupon is issued in case of:
- loss
- theft
- damage
- destruction
of the original control coupon.
This service shall not be provided, if:
- the main control coupon has been seized by competent authorities,
- there are no more control points on the main coupon,
- the applicant has due fines




Requirements, procedures and instructions:
I. Submitting an application
The application shall be accompanied by:
• a valid ID card or a valid passport
• a declaration, stating that the main control coupon has been lost, damaged, destroyed or stolen.
The applicant can fill in the declaration in advance, but the signature has to be placed in front of a Traffic Police officer when submitting the application! If the application I submitted by an authorised representative, the declaration has to be signed by the owner of the driving license and the signature has to be certified by a notary.
• control coupon – if damaged
• document on paid state fee
• power of attorney, certified by a notary – if the application is submitted by an authorised representative

II. Completeness check of submitted documents
When accepting the documents, the Traffic Police officer checks their completeness and gives instructions on missing documents or mistakes in documents.
III. Receiving of the duplicate of the driving license
The applicant receives the duplicate of the control coupon at the Traffic Police unit as per permanent address.
Regulatory framework:
Ordinance Nr. I-157/2002 on Conditions and Order of Driving License Issuance, Reports on Drivers and their Discipline
Payment:
The price of the service is 2 BGN.
Ways of payment:
At a desk of the administrative authority, providing the service, by a bank card.
By a bank transfer.

Regional Directorates of Ministry of Interior

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  • Traffic Police
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  • Vidin
  • Vratsa
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  • Dobrich
  • Kardzhali
  • Kyustendil
  • Lovech
  • Montana
  • Pazardzhik
  • Pernik
  • Pleven
  • Plovdiv
  • Razgrad
  • Ruse
  • Silistra
  • Sliven
  • Smolyan
  • Sofia
  • Stara Zagora
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  • Haskovo
  • Shumen
  • Yambol