Adoption from Bulgaria - Family National Association

Required documents

 The candidate-adopters with habitual place of residence in Ireland should obtain the following documents in view of their inscription in the register of candidate-adopters with habitual place of residence in a foreign country:

 

1. Permission for adoption – the document is issued by the Central Authority of Ireland and is called a declaration of eligibility and suitability;

 

2. Document certifying that the prospective adopters have not been deprived of their parental rights – issued by the Central Authority, the accredited agency or the State Child and Family Agency, after a check in the records of the National Police Service of Ireland;

 

3. Home study report – issued by a competent social worker at the Health Service Executive or the accredited agency;

 

4. Updated Home study report or a document certifying the lack of any changes in the circumstances described in the report – the authority competent to issue it is again a social worker from the Health Service Executive or the accredited agency;

 

5. Documents about the adopters’ health condition – issued by a Doctor of Medicine;

 

6. Documents regarding the adopters’ criminal record – issued by the National Police Service of Ireland;

 

7. Marriage certificate (for married prospective adopters) – issued in the form of an extract from the Civil Registration Service;

 

8. Authorization of representation from the candidate-adopters to the Bulgarian accredited agency that represents them;

 

 9. Declaration of information from the candidate-adopters under Art.20, clause 10 of Ordinance No.2/24.10.2014;

 

10. Declaration from the candidate-adopters regarding the characteristics of the child they would like to adopt and their motivation for adoption; 

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