International Women's Day

Due to the Russian National Holiday the Consular Section of the Embassy will be closed on March 8, 2020.

Defender of the Fatherland Day

Due to the Russian National Holiday the Consular Section of the Embassy will be closed on February 22 and 23, 2020.

New Year's Holidays

Due to the Russian National Holidays the Consular Section of the Embassy will be closed from 1 till 10 January 2021.

Unity Day

Due to the Russian National Holiday the Consular Section of the Embassy will be closed on November 4, 2020.

On the medical COVID-19 certificate

We would like to draw your attention to the comments received from the Russian Federal Air Transport Agency regarding the provision of certificates on the absence of COVID-19.

  1. In accordance with the Resolution of the Chief Public Health Officer of the Russian Federation dated July 07, 2020 № 18, all foreign citizens arriving to the Russian Federation should provide a printed medical document with negative result of the test of the material for COVID-19 by PCR method, made not earlier than three calendar days before arrival to the Russian Federation.
  2. All kind of test results other than by PCR method cannot be accepted as confirming the absence of COVID-19.
  3. All the passengers on board of the aircraft should fill in a questionnaire according to the approved form in English or Russian languages.
  4. Any passenger without a printed medical document confirming a negative PCR test for COVID-19 shall not be allowed to board the aircraft (according to the airline’s  decision).