Categories of Russian visas
Foreigners, who are citizens of far abroad, will need to have a visa to visit the Russian Federation. The Reason for obtaining a permit to enter may be a business trip, diplomatic mission, private visit, etc. Citizens of far abroad, planning to carry out labor activities in the RUSSIAN federation, it is necessary to design Work Visa. Depending on the purpose of the visit, the entry permit may be assigned to different categories that will illuminate the material.
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The Decision to issue a diplomatic visa is accepted by the RUSSIAN MFA. Heads and members of the Government of foreign States, as well as consular officials, may apply For permission to enter the above-mentioned category. The Document is issued for a period of three months with the possibility of prolongation up to one year.
Service Visa is given to members of foreign delegations, as well as employees of service and administrative staff of consular offices and representative offices of international organizations, carrying out activities in the territory of the RUSSIAN Federation. The Permit for the departure is issued for a period of three months with an option of prolongation up to one year.
Ordinary visa to Russia for a foreigner Depending on the purpose of the visit to Russia can be humanitarian, business, working, educational, tourist and private. Entry Permits relating to this category are issued for a period of 90 days. The Basis for issuing an ordinary visa may be an invitation from relatives, a letter of admission to a university, booking a hotel room, an employment contract, etc. The Possibility of prolongation of the permit depends on the purpose of the visit.
Russian Visa of Transit category is issued to citizens of foreign countries, crossing the territory of the Russian FEDERATION for the purpose of visiting other states. The Mandatory condition for issuing a permit is the length of stay of a foreign passenger in Russia exceeding 24 hours. The Issued transit document is valid for 10 days. A temporary resident Visa is issued to an alien by the territorial body of the MIA for the duration of the RPV previously received by the migrant.