General Rules

Permission to enter Russia is a courtesy of the State.

In accordance with the International Law, the Consular Officer in certain cases reserves the right to consider your visa applications for as long as it deems necessary.

Consular Officer reserves the right to invite the applicant to be interviewed in person.

Visa can be denied if the Consular Officer has serious reasons to believe that the applicant's visit to Russia is not desirable, and the disclosure of the reason for the denial can be withheld.

Visa processing fees are not refundable.

Processing times, requirements and fees are subject to change without notice.