Single-entry and double-entry Business Visas are issued for no longer than 90 days. Multiple entry business visas are issued for a period of either 6 or 12 months and must be approved by either the Interior Ministry of the Russian Federation or the Ministry of Foreign Affairs:
- A letter of invitation from the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs or its Regional Representative Offices, or from the Ministry of the Interior or its local offices including a travel itinerary, the dates of stay, full names and dates of birth of the persons invited, workplace of the person invited.
- Your original passport with at least 2 clean, side by side pages to attach the visa to. The passport must be valid for up to 6 months AFTER you planned departure from Russia.
- 2 signed and dated Visa Application Forms (click to download form for US Citizens, click here to download form for non-US citizens. The forms require Adobe Acrobat Reader Version 4.0 or higher, you can download this free if you do not have it installed on your computer.
- Two identical passport size (on white background) photos. Please, write your name on the back of the photos.
- Your payment by money order or cashier's check made out to the Russian Consulate in accordance with your local Consulate's fees (see Consulates Website or call them). Do not send cash or personal checks.
- Pre-paid self-addressed return envelope from a reliable delivery company (FED EX, DHL, UPS).
- HIV test results. An HIV test is usually required to receive a business visa.
We will start processing your visa support on the same day if we receive documents before 12.00 p.m. (GMT+3), or they will go in processing the next business day. For next day urgent visa support processing we must have all of your documents in our Moscow office by
9.00 a.m. (GMT+3)
To obtain your visa, present the official visa support we will send the original of invitation to you by express mail (express mail service is not included in the price) to any country in the world.
Delivery to Europe by FedEx, UPS, DHL is USD 75.00, USA by FedEx, UPS, DHL is USD 75.00. The term of the delivery, excluding the day of dispatch, 3-6 - days.
All prices are in USD
The copy of your passport you can send us via e-mail: