The following information exclusively refers to the franchise co-operation in Bulgaria.

What kinds of licences are required in connection with the opening of a store?


1. Court decision for registration of the company.
2. Registration with the tax office – tax registry number.
3. Statistics registration – BULSTAT number.
4. Opened bank account.
5. An autorisation by the health inspectorate.
6. An authorisation by the Fire Protection Service.
7. An authorisation by the power supply company.
8. An authorisation by the water and sanitation company.
9. Authorisation for the activity, depending on the type of goods.
10. Rent contract.
11. Personal health record book of the owner.
12. Health insurance of the workers.
13. Document evidencing that the social security contributions for the staff  are being made.
14. Document evidencing that the pension contributions are being made.
15. Electricity meter document (purchase, installation, legalisation).
16. Water meter document (purchase, installation, legalisation).
17. Cash register (purchase, fiscalisation, service contract).
18. Registration of the cash register in the tax office.
19. Document evidencing that taxes and stamp duty have been paid.
20. A document by the town planning commission for the respective point of sale.
21. Cash book, registration in the tax office.
22. Invoice book, registration in the tax office.
23. Cash receipts book, registration in the tax office.
24. Scale – purchase and registration in the Metrology Centre.

What is required in order to start an Fornetti exhibition bakery?

  • Business premises (own or rented)
  • At least 1 freezer.
  • A counter fitting into the image of the store, which is suitable for displaying the products (can be purchased from Fornetti Bulgaria).
  • Should it prove necessary, we will also undertake the comprehensive internal layout of an outlet.
  • Unique external decorations
  • Auxiliary equipment – for example a support for displaying racks, trays etc.
  • A one-time franchise system entry fee of BGN 1000, which enables using 1 oven and its accessories.
  • Any further technical equipment is provided by us within the framework of a lease construction.

Having regard to the fact that we also facilitate the participation of new partners, we kindly request you to contact our franchise directorate with your concrete questions at telephone number 0885 69 83 52 for Sofia and West Bulgarian region and 0886 18 67 12 for Eastern Bulgarian region. Our associates will be happy to be at your disposal.

Day by day millions of people across Europe consume the products of Fornetti. Adapting to the needs of our customers we place emphasis on the continuous renewal of our range of products.
The quality of our products has to comply with a number of requirements, amongst others with the governing rules and regulations being in force, the expectations of the Customers, and also with food safety regulations.
The franchise system of Fornetti enables you to safely extend the product range of your existing store with a small investment, or to start a new, profitable business.