Business invitation to Russia
Invitation issued by the Russian Foreign Ministry or its regional representatives or by an appropriate Russian Federation Migration Service branch. The invitation must contain: official seal and legal address of the host institution, document registration number and date of registration, signature and name of the official authorized to invite foreigners to Russia, purpose of visit, dates of stay, names of persons invited. For a multiple entry visa you are required to submit the original invitation; for single and double entry visas copies of invitations in particular cases may be accepted, though the Embassy's immigration officer may ask you to present the original invitation.
Other documents required to obtain Russian visa
- Current passport which should be valid for a minimum of six months after visa's expiration date and has at least 2 blank pages (non consecutive)
- Visa application form
- One recent passport size colour photo made en face, glued to the indicated space on the application form