The Cabinet approved a new form of visa for entry to Russia

MOSCOW, November 22. /TASS/. Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree approving the introduction of a new form of visa for entry into Russia. This was reported Wednesday on the website of the Russian government.

“Category “ordinary visa” is supplemented by a new kind of ordinary visa for entry into Russia in order to obtain a temporary residence permit in the Russian Federation”, – stated in the message. According to the document, a new form of visa will be issued to a foreign citizen for up to four months with the respective decision of the MIA of Russia for the extradition of the citizen of permission to temporary residence in the Russian Federation. It is noted that such visa can only be single.

“In addition, amendments to the provision relating to visas for temporary residence. It is established that this visa can only be repeated”, – stated in the message.