Embassy of the Russian Federation in New Zealand
Tel.: (04) 476 6113; Consular section: (04) 476 6742, (04) 476 9548 (Visa section, from 10:00 - 12:00)
Fax: (04) 476 3843
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Visa Fees, Processing Times & Payments

Payments can be made with debit cards EFTPOS at the Consular Section via EFTPOS terminal.

The accepted visa fee is not subject to reimbursement in any circumstances.

Normal processing time is 10 business days, urgent – 3 business days. It may take more time to process visa applications during busy months (between March and September normal processing time can be up to 20 days).

Visa processing starts only after the Embassy has received all necessary documents and payment. 

The Embassy of the Russian Federation does not provide information by phone or by e-mail on inquiries concerning the status of visa applications. Only if your application is taking longer to process than the normal time frame for that type of visa, you can contact us.

The Embassy does not take into consideration your prepaid air tickets, bookings, etc., and doesn't bear any responsibility for your possible expenses and losses if you did not read the above information carefully and counted the date of collection/dispatch incorrectly.

VISA FEES PER PERSON (IN NZ DOLLARS) 

 

10 working days processing

3 working days processing (urgent)

Single-entry
(common or transit)

 120

 240

Double-entry
(common or transit)

192

 384

Multiple-entry

360

720

 

Visa transfer or replacement

at a Consular Section which initially issued the visa


55


We will charge full payment for re-issuing a visa if you have made mistakes in your application (incorrect date of arrival and departure, type of visa, etc).

 Please find below visa fees for citizens of the following countries based on bilateral agreements

Country

10 working days processing

3 working days processing

European countries

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia,
Czech Republic, Cyprus, Denmark,
Estonia, Finland, France, Hungary,
Germany, Greece, Iceland, Italy, Latvia,
Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg,
Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland,
Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia,
Spain, Sweden, Switzerland 

(all types of visas except work, 
study and temporary resident)
(single-entry, double-entry, multiple entry, transit)

(except UK and Ireland)




65




130

China

 

 

Single-entry (common or transit)

85

135

Double-entry (common or transit)

170

220

Multiple entry

250

300

Japan

60

150

USA (single-entry, double-entry, multiple entry, transit)

270

n/a

Angola, Cambodia, India, Vietnam

 

 

Single-entry (common or transit)

50

100

Double-entry (common or transit)

80

160

Multiple entry

150

300