When applying for visa, please, be advised that the permission to enter the Russian Federation is a courtesy of the
In accordance with the International Law, the Visa Section in certain cases reserves the right to consider your visa
applications as long as it feels necessary.
Visa can be denied if the Visa Section has serious reasons to believe that the Applicant’s visit to the Russian
Federation is not desirable, and the disclosure of the reason for the denial can be withheld.
Visa processing fees received from the applicant are not subject for reimbursement in case of subsequent
The Visa Section bears no responsibility for the errors in visas, which were not brought to his attention before
departure from the Islamic Republic of Pakistan.
According to the bilateral agreement between the Russian Federation and Islamic Republic of
Pakistan the holders of Diplomatic and Official passports donot need to obtain a visa.
Guests of the employees of the Foreign Diplomatic and Consular Missions in Russia are advised to obtain an
invitation or verbal note from the Mission addressed to the Embassy of the Russian Federation in the Islamic Republic
Children apply for separate visas if they travel on their own passports. Non-traveling parents must confirm in an
affidavit their consent for their children’s travel. If the child’s surname differs from that of his (her) parents, a
copy of the child’s birth certificate must be enclosed.
Travelers who are planning to stay in Russia for a period of more than 90 days must attach a copy of an HIV test
certificate to their application papers.
Passport must be valid no less then 6 months after the date of visa expiry. It should contain at least two blank
pages. The signature or the thumb impression of the bearer should be on page 2 of a Pakistani passport. If an applicant
has previous passports, he should submit all of them. If a previous passport was lost, FIR in English language from the
nearest police station should be attached.
The photo, sticked to the application form should be 3.5 x 4.5 cm on a white background and notbigger than the frame
on the application form. (NOT STAPPLED, BUT GLUED). Application form borders should be 0.5 cm (sample), other
applications will be rejected. All the documents should be stappled on the same sequence as they are mentioned in this
web-site. Visa processing fees received from the applicant are not subject for reimbursement in case of subsequent