In accordance with the Immigration Law, a third country national may become a volunteer, if he or she does job willingly and without payment by participating in a volunteer programme financed by the European Commission or an international organisation, if such activity is not for profit and implements the goals meeting interests of the society. A volunteer programme may recruit persons aged 18 to 30. This condition does not apply to the volunteer programme financed by the European Commission or pocket money and compensation of expenses of the person. In accordance with the Law on Volunteer Work, volunteer work may be organised by:
1) associations and foundations, including trade unions and their associations;
2) state and local government institutions;
3) political parties and their associations;
4) social companies.