Translation of documents
the existing practice, official organizations in the Russian Federation may
not accept a foreign document if it is not accompanied by a certified
translation, which should be legalized by a Consular office of the Russian
Federation in the country of origin of the document.
authenticates translation of the document from one language into another.
in order to be accepted in the Russian Federation each document has to be
accompanied by an Apostille issued by the Office of the Secretary of State
in a respective state and by a certified translation.
text of the document has to be translated into Russian and signed by a
certified translator. Consul verifies the translation and attaches together
the Apostille, the original document and the translation in a way that is
acceptable in the Russian Federation.
fee is collected in the form of a money order or cashier’s check payable to
Consulate General of Russia in the amount of $40-00 per page.
If you apply by mail, you should enclose a
self-addressed stamped return envelope or prepaid waybill, bearing your
account number and showing yourself as both shipper and recipient regardless
of delivery address. We do not accept waybills marked “bill sender”, “bill
third party”, “bill credit card” or C.O.D. When forwarding your documents to
us, please, specify “Attention: Legal Desk”. We do not accept documents for
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