The Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation has approved a new form of notification of the arrival of foreign citizens at the place of stay.
Starting from February 23, 2021, it is necessary to notify of the arrival of foreigners in the Russian Federation in a new form – from Appendix 4 to the Order No.856 of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia dated December 10, 2020. The content of the document remains the same with the exception of some provisions:
Taking into account these changes, the following information should be specified in the Notification form:
Also, it is necessary to attach to the Notification the following copies:
If the foreign person is a citizen of a member state of the Eurasian Economic Community, then copies of the following should be attached to the above documents:
The document is filled in by the host party or the foreigner himself / herself (in some cases). If the host party is an organization, then it:
It is necessary to fill in the document clearly by hand using a blue or black pen, or using technical means in Russian. Corrections are not allowed in the document.
The deadline for submitting the notification together with the documents to the bodies of Ministry of Internal Affairs is 7 working days from the date of arrival of the foreign employee. Some countries have different deadlines.
For late submission to the bodies of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the notification and the documents attached to it, administrative liability is provided for under article 18.9 of the Administrative Code of the Russian Federation:
In the matters of application of migration legislation and drawing up of a Notification, please contact specialists of Acsour Legal Department.