The restrictions on Russian Visa applications are now lifted for the holders of UK, Turkey and Tanzania passports.
Attention all travellers who obtained visa for entering Russian Federation after 15th March 2020.
As soon as all restrictions regarding visiting Russia are lifted and the full reopening of Russian borders, foreign citizens who previously obtained Russian visas but was unable to use due to Covid-19, will have the opportunity to apply for new replacement visas without paying the additional consular fees. New replacement visa can be obtained while observing all of the following conditions:
an unused single-entry or double-entry visa is attached in the applicant's passport, the validity of visas begins not earlier than 15th March 2020.
the applicant has submitted documents for obtaining a visa for the same or lower period of validity;
the validity of the previously issued visa expires withing 6 months after the decree of the Government of the Russian Federation from March 16, 2020 No. 635-r is declared invalid.