The force majeure certificates are issued upon a request submitted in writing by a Bulgarian tradesman who has fallen into the objective impossibility to fulfill their contractual obligations to foreign or Bulgarian partners due to certain unpredictable and unavoidable (force-majeure) circumstances, i.e. fire, natural disasters, accidents, wars, earthquakes, governmental restrictions, strikes etc.
Documents issued by an independent organization proving indisputably the arisen force-majeure circumstances are to be enclosed to the application form.
The Force-Majeure Certificate should contain information about:
The Force-Majeure Certificate is printed on a form with the letterhead of the BCCI, in Bulgarian, English, French, German, Russian or any other foreign language at the request of the client. It is signed by the President of BCCI or by another person authorized by him and is stamped with the BCCI’s seal in Bulgarian or English.
By issuing Force-Majeure Certificates the Chamber assists the companies effectively and spares them the payment of penalties.
The Force-Majeure Certificates issued by BCCI are acknowledged internationally and are accepted as evidence by all international arbitration institutions.
The sum may be paid:
If you would like to receive the prepared certificates of the BCCI by post, kindly notify us about that and pay additional 6.00 BGN /VAT incl./ to the price of the service for postage expenses.
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