Apply forVISA to Russia
Visa application form to Russia can be completed on this website. Please note, that applications sent by post can not be accepted.
The application form for UK, USA, Canadian and Georgian nationals when printed out should be in two pages, for all other nationalities - in one page. From 15 June 2012 application for citizens of Australia will also be in two pages when printed out. Applicants with no citizenship or nationality should select “Stateless” from the list of nationalities on the visa application form and it should be in one page when printed out. Please make sure that you fill in your application form answering all questions as incomplete forms might be returned by the Consulate. Also kindly set up printing settings on your computer to ensure your application form has all frames and borders and all information can be seen properly.
Please make sure to indicate which Russian Embassy or Consulate or Russia Visa Application Centre you intend to apply for your visa. Your application will be sent to the selected authority, for a decision to be made regarding your application. If you have not decided on a specific authority yet, please indicate all potential authorities where you might submit your application. If you fail to do so then you may be requested to fill in a new application form.
When submitting your visa application documents directly to the Russian Consulate please make sure that you filled in and printed out your visa application form as instructed above. Also, kindly make sure that you have booked an appointment by visiting ‘Schedule an Appointment’ section of this website prior visiting Consulate/Consulate General/Chancellery.
Upon completion of your application form please print, sign it and submit to our application centre together with all support documents, payments and passport. We would like to assure you that we take particular care in handling your personal data. By submitting your order to us, you are confirming that you have accepted our Terms and Conditions. For online application form please Click Here.
We also suggest that you have the following information in hand for filling the application form:
|Name of host organization/inviting party|
|Date of your last trip to Russia (if any)|
|Points of destination|
|Name of the insurance company (travel insurance should be valid in Russia)|
|Name of employer or educational establishment (with contact information)|
Submission of visa applications and collection of passports can be done by the following:
Please click here to obtain information on who can submit visa application at the Russia Visa Application Service Centre.
Please click here to obtain information on who can submit visa application at the Embassy/Consulate/ Chancellery.
Processed applications can also be returned by recorded post at an additional cost when applying at the Visa Application Centre. The delivery time to some postcode areas would take up to 5 working days due to addresses being in rural and hard-to-reach places.
Your order and the resulting sale contract between you and us will incorporate the current version of our term and conditions (Disclaimer) and data protection notice (Data Protection) which can be downloaded and installed by you from the application form links.