Transfer of visa to new passport

If you have renewed your passport which contains valid Russian visa, you need to apply to us for a visa transfer.

Please submit:

  1. Electronic Visa application form (Visa application form must be filled online, printed out and signed personally by the applicant. One recent photo (size 35 mm x 45 mm) must be glued to the form);
  2. New Passport: Original AND Photocopy (Passport must have at least two empty pages and must expire not earlier than in six months after tip to Russia);
  3. Old Passport: Original AND Photocopies of first page AND to-be-transfered visa page;
  4. The visa fee - RM 144.

In case of further questions you are welcome to contact the Consulate by phone (daily from 9.30 am till 1.00 pm). However, considering work content and limited working hours consular officers are unable to answer all individual phone calls. Therefore you are kindly advised to forward your queries and requests to our e-mail address: or otherwise visit the Consulate in person to get detailed comments and proper advice. You are also welcome to send your comments about the content of this site to the same e-mail address. Your feedback will be thoroughly considered and used for its further development and improvement.



Incomplete applications will be returned at the expense of the applicant. Be sure to provide all the documentation requested. Processing fees and handling fees are not refundable.The Consulate may at any time request further information or additional documents deemed necessary. General conditions are subject to change without prior notice.

Please note that a visa is not an applicant’s right and may be denied. It does not guarantee the right of entry or stay in Russia and can be cancelled at the discretion of the Russian immigration authorities.