Common work visa is issued to foreign citizens entering the Russian Federation for work purposes on the basis of an invitation issued by the Federal Migration Service of the Russian Federation (FMS of Russia) in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation, with possibility to extend the visa by the FMS of Russia.
Subsequent extension of the work visa is performed by the FMS of Russia at the place where the foreign citizen resides and is registered with the local FMS branch by means of issue of a multiple entry visa valid for the period specified in the labour contract or civil-labour contract for work to be carried out (the provision of services), entered into in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation, but no more than for one year for every subsequent visa.
Visa fees vary depending on the nationality of the applicant, visa type, number of entries and processing time.
Please note that in addition to the visa fee applicants are required to pay the Russian Visa Application Centre Service Charge of 297HKD for each visa application.
Payments can be made at the Russian Visa Application Centre in Hong Kong dollars in cash only.
All payments made are non-refundable.
Visa application form must be filled in on-line, printed out and signed personally by the applicant
Passport must have at least two empty pages and must have at least 6 months validity
Please glue to your Visa Application form one recent (not more than 6 months old) personal photo:
Fill in the on-line visa application form at https://visa.kdmid.ru/
Please make sure you have written down the access password of your application in case the form needs to be amended.
You will have to print out the Visa Application form, glue your photo to the form, sign the form personally and indicate the date of submission.
You can submit Visa Application form to our office in person or through an agent or representative.