Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup: 3 Days to file registration of foreign nationals
Dear Clients and Partners!
Please be informed of the amendments made to the special rules of migration registration of foreign nationals during 2018 FIFA World Cup that will be coming into effect on May 25, 2018.
Which law introduces the changes?
- The Decree of the President of the Russian Federation No. 214 of 12.05.2018 “On Amendments to the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation No. 202 of 09.05.2017 “On Specifics of Reinforced Security Measures for the Duration of 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup and 2018 FIFA World Cup Taking Place in the Russian Federation”
What are the changes?
The following important amendments have been introduced:
- Address registration of foreign nationals must be carried out within 3 days from the date of arrival to the place of stay.
Exception: foreign nationals, who arrive in hotels, sanatoriums, hospitals and other similar institutions. They must be registered by administration of these institutions within 1 day from their arrival.
- The registration can be filed at local divisions of the Ministry of Internal Affairs as well as Multifunctional Centers (MFC). Filing registration at post offices is not allowed.
- NB! With the exception to the above listed amendments the special rules of migration registration of foreign nationals, foreign employees included, during the World Cup remain unchanged.
Host cities of 2018 FIFA World Cup:
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- Nizhniy Novgorod