Authorities

 Russian Federation - Competent Authority (Art. 6)
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Designated Competent Authorities:

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  1. The Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation
    Categories of public documents for which Apostilles can be issued:
    - documents of federal bodies of executive power, natural and juridical persons, which were notarial evidence;
    - documents of territorial bodies of federal bodies of executive power, bodies of executive power of the subjects of the Russian Federation, notaries, bodies of local government
  2. The General Prosecutor's Office of the Russian Federation;
  3. The Ministry of the Interior of the Russian Federation;
  4. The Register Offices of the executive bodies in subjects of the Russian Federation;
  5. The Federal Archives Agency and the authorised bodies for archives of the executive power in subjects of the Russian Federation;
  6. The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation on official archive documents on military service (employment) in the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, the Armed Forces of the USSR and the Joint Armed Forces of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), issued in the Russian Federation.

Contact details:

Address: The Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation
Zhitnaya street, 14
MOSCOW 119991
Telephone: -
Contact persons:

Roman E. Ryabyy
Head of Section on the Issues of Legalization and Apostille
Department of International Law and Cooperation
Tel.: +7 (495) 125 0894
(languages of communication: Russian, English)

Elizaveta D. Pomyaksheva
Expert, Division of International Treaties, Department of International Law and Cooperation
Tel.: +7 (495) 677-06-86
(languages of communication: Russian, English)

E-mail: -
General website: http://www.minjust.ru

Address: The Prosecutor General's Office of the Russian Federation
Bolshaya Dmitrovka street, 15a
125993 MOSCOW
Telephone: +7 (495) 692 2682
Contact person: Vyacheslav I. Micheev
Head of the Division of legal aid,
General Administration for International Legal Cooperation
Tel.: +7 (495) 692-47-19
(language of communication: Russian)
E-mail: -
General website: http://genproc.gov.ru/

Address: The Ministry of the Interior of the Russian Federation
Chief Informational and Analytical Centre of the Ministry of the Interior of the Russian Federation
Novocheremushkinskaya street, 67
117418 MOSCOW
Telephone: +7 (495) 332-31-77
Fax: -
E-mail: -
General website:

http://eng.mvdrf.ru/


Address:

The Federal Archives Agency 
Ilyinka street, 12
103132 MOSCOW
Ilyinka ul., 12
Telephone: -
Contact Person: Nina M. Lubimova
Acting Deputy Head of the Division of information services
Tel.: +7 (495) 606-46-03
E-mail: [email protected]
General website: http://www.rusarchives.ru/ 

Address: Executive bodies of constituent entities ("federal subjects") of the Russian Federation
(click here for the current list)
Telephone: -
Fax: -
E-mail: -
General website: http://obrnadzor.gov.ru/ru/about/interaction_with_subjects/

Address: Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation
Znamenka street, 19
MOSCOW 119160
Telephone: -
Contact person: Olga A. Vorobieva
Consultant,
Archival Service of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation
Tel.: +7 (495) 696-09-01
(language of communication: Russian)
E-mail: -
General website: http://www.mil.ru/

Practical Information:

Price: According to sub-paragraph 41 of paragraph 1 of article 333.33 of the Tax Code of the Russian Federation, the price for the issuance of an Apostille is 300 rubles per document.
Useful Links: http://www.ed.gov.ru/int-coop/tema/adapt/374/ (diplomas and other education documents)

(This page was last updated on 1 April 2014)

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