One should apply personally at the Consular Department or through it's official representative. In that case a representative has to provide Authority Letter.

Visa Application form is to be filled in by the Applicant on-line After filling the form, the system will allow you to download and print it. Application form must be printed in A4 page (210x297 mm). Open the file in Adobe Reader, use "FILE" menu, then "Print". In a new Printing window in "Page handling" check next options: In page scalling choose NONE, do not mark "Auto rotate and center". The applicant should sign the form personally.

USA, UK, Canada and Georgia passport holders are to fill in SPECIAL QUESTIONNAIRE.

Consular Department reserves the right to invite the applicants in person for an interview and ask questions on personal, financial, business or corporate related issues as well as on their Russian contacts and partners.