Between 25th May 2018 and 25th July 2018, anybody arriving in any of the 11 host cities (Moscow, St. Petersburg, Ekaterinburg, Kaliningrad, Kazan, Samara, Saransk, Sochi, Nizhny Novgorod, Rostov-on-Don and Volgograd) must register their visa within 24 hours of their arrival in the city. Failure to do so could result in being fined and/or deported from Russia.
If you have bought your visa or your visa support documents from Real Russia, we can provide a registration service in Moscow and St. Petersburg. If you are staying in a hotel, your hotel will register you. For more information on registration, see our webpage on registration, or contact our visa specialists who will be happy to assist you.