Business visa for Russia

Requirements for a Business visa for Russia
Our Visa World Courier will be available on site at the RVAC to assist you in providing the required biometric data and submitting your application, then returning to collect your visa when it is issued
PassportValid for a minimum of six months beyond intended stay and have at least two blank pages.
Twelve months validity may be required if you are applying for a 12 month multiple entry visa.
We can process routine or urgent Same Day Passport applications directly at Her Majesty's Passport Office.
Forms1 x Visa application form per traveller.
Photo1 x passport size photo per traveller. Photo must be GLUED - NOT STAPLED
Other DocumentsCompany Letter from your U.K. company.
Telex Reference Number the host company in Russia obtains this once they have had the visit approved by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Our Order FormThis also helps our efficiency as it is a check list component for both you and our staff
Self-addressed envelopeSelf-addressed
envelope
PaymentComplete the order form and either send the documents to us or bring them into the office. Once we received your paperwork we will email you an invoice that can be paid by direct transfer. To see how the total cost of your visa application is calculated, click here.
Travel arrangements should not be confirmed until a visa is obtained. Forms & Requirements for China ~ updated 12th August 2019

We Meet & Greet you at the Russian Visa Application Centre.

Any visa for RUSSIA ~ only £86.40
Group travellers up to 75% off
“Yes, really”
Single, Double or Multiple entry Normal Service or Next Day Express

Our Visa World Courier will be available on site at the RVAC to assist you in providing the required biometric data and submitting your application.

See our 5 star service option below

Can you do it right?

Visa World will be there to get it right.

Visa World can provide Tourist Vouchers and Business Invitations:

Tourist Voucher (sent by email) normally within hours same day.

3 month single/double entry Business Invitation (sent by email) in 3 working days.

3 month single/double entry Business Invitation (sent by email) in 3 working days.

1 year multiple Business Invitation (original document) in 10 working days.

All at competitive prices. Please call us on 020 8959 6161 for details.

to visit Russia

British Citizens
require a visa.
A visa is Requiredby nationals of all countries other than those stated below.
The above information is updated when we are notified of a change in immigration regulations.

Visa Information for Russia  
ClassificationsBusiness visa for Russia ~ Tourist visa for Russia.
RequirementsPlease refer to the classification relevant to your application.
Processing TimeOrders received by 4.30pm will normally secure next day lodgement. Same day lodgements are always available by arrangement. Completed orders are normally dispatched on the same day they are collected from the embassy.
Important !Failure to comply with these instructions will incur additional charges and delay your application.

Should you have any difficulty following these instructions please call us on 020 8959 6161 first.

Each applicant for a Russian Visa must attend in person when the application is submitted at the Russian Visa Application Centre in London (or in Edinburgh if living in Scotland) in order to provide biometric data including fingerprints. In some cases applicants will need to attend at the Consular Section of the Embassy of the Russian Federation in London or the Consulate General of the Russian Federation in Edinburgh.

Biometric data will not be required for diplomatic and official visas or for children under the age of 12.

The Russian Visa Application Centres will no longer accept applications by post.Visa World will still be able to provide a full service to check and submit applications and collect processed visa documents as per the options below:Please call us on 020 8959 6161 to clarify any query or for further details.

When ordering do please use our Order Form as it helps us to do a good job.
5 star *****Pre-Check + Meet & Greet to Lodge + Collect from RVAC + Dispatch to you: London only
1) Send your order to Visa World as usual.
2) We will check your application in the usual way.
3) We will then contact you to arrange to meet you at the Russian Visa Application Centre in London.
4) Our Visa World Courier will be available on site at the RVAC to assist you in providing the required biometric data and submitting your application.
5) Our Courier will pay the embassy and RVAC fees which will be charged on to you at cost in the normal way.
6) Our Courier will retain the Collection Ticket to enable us to collect the processed visa documents for dispatch to you.
7) Provided you can arrange to meet our Visa World Courier during our scheduled time slots, no extra charges will apply.
4 star ****Pre-Check + Return to you + Receive Collection Ticket from you + Collect from RVAC + Dispatch to you: London only
1) Send your order to Visa World as usual.
2) We will check your application in the usual way.
3) You may collect the checked documents from our shop or we will send them back to you by Royal Mail Special Delivery.
4) You will then attend the Russian Visa Application Centre in London to provide the required biometric data when submitting your application.
5) You will have to pay the embassy and RVAC fees when you submit your application.
6) You will send us the Collection Ticket for us to collect the processed visa documents from the RVAC and dispatch to you.
7) The only extra charge will be for the additional Royal Mail Special Delivery postage at 3) above, if applicable.
3 star ***Pre-Check + Return to you: London or Edinburgh
1) Send your order to Visa World as usual.
2) We will check your application in the usual way.
3) You may collect the checked documents from our shop or we will send them back to you by Royal Mail Special Delivery.
4) You will then attend the Russian Visa Application Centre in London or Edinburgh to provide the required biometric data when submitting your application.
5) You will have to pay the embassy and RVAC fees when you submit your application.
6) You will collect your own processed visa documents from the Russian Visa Application Centre in London or Edinburgh.
7) No extra charges.
2 star **Collect Only: London only
1) You will check your own documents that they meet the embassy requirements for the type of visa being applied for.
2) You will attend the Russian Visa Application Centre in London to provide the required biometric data when submitting your application.
3) You will have to pay the embassy and RVAC fees when you submit your application.
4) You will send us the Collection Ticket for us to collect the processed visa documents from the RVAC in London and dispatch to you.
5) No extra charges.
1 star *D.I.Y: London or Edinburgh
1) You will check your own documents that they meet the embassy requirements for the type of visa being applied for.
2) You will attend the Russian Visa Application Centre in London or Edinburgh to provide the required biometric data when submitting your application.
3) You will have to pay the embassy and RVAC fees when you submit your application.
4) You will collect your own processed visa documents from the Russian Visa Application Centre in London or Edinburgh.
5) No charges whatsoever as you are doing it all yourself. Good luck.
Time in embassy
Normal5 – 7 working days or more
Express48 Hours
If Referredas advised by the embassy.
Validity of visafrom date of issueat the discretion of the embassy.
Length of stayfrom date of entryat the discretion of the embassy and immigration control.