LEGALIZATION OF FOREIGN DOCUMENTS TO BE USED IN RUSSIA

In accordance with international practice legalization of passports and equivalent documents, as well as documents that are directly related to commercial or customs operations (accounts, documents on the movement of goods across the border, an agreement on the supply of goods and services, various operations and calculations customs declarations, etc.) is not required.

Foreign documents which are intended for use in the Russian Federation, are being legalized by the Russian consulates abroad after passing the legalization procedure in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the host country or any other authorized official institution of the state of origin of the document in accordance with the laws of this state.

As for Syria, such an institution is the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Syrian Arab Republic.

Legalization of a foreign document is possible personally by the applicant who concerns this document or by letter of attorney.

 

CONSULAR FEES FOR LEGALIZATION

(per document)

Russian citizen

15 000 s.p.

Foreign citizen

18 000 s.p.