Visa support

HOW AND WHERE TO GET A BUSINESS AND TOURIST INVITATION FOR A FOREIGNER IN RUSSIA

A foreigner planning to come to Russia to visit friends or to visit the country for tourism purposes is required to get a visa. It is impossible to get a visa without a special document which is an invitation letter for foreign citizens to Russia. A private and business invitations to Russia for foreigners are issued by the Office of the Federal Migration Service which takes about a month. It will be necessary to fill in all application forms which is difficult to do correctly at once, as well as to wait in queues in the Office of the Federal Migration Service and in the bank to pay the invitation fee. Upon the arrival of a foreigner in Russia with a private or business invitation, if he/she does not live in a hotel, you may need to register his/her place of residence. This is required only when a foreigner plans to stay in the country for more than 7 working days, otherwise the registration is not required. The registration can be performed in a post office by filling out the form and waiting once more in a queue.
If you want to rid yourself of a long wait, a loss of time and paperwork, then in order to receive a visa invitation for foreigners to Russia you should apply to a travel agency which have the right to issue invitations for foreigners in Russia. This will be significantly easier and faster.