285 Charlotte Street, Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 8L5
Tel: 613-235-4341, fax: 613-236-6342, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Important updates in visa policies for the Sochi 2014 spectators!
With respect to the Winter Olympic Games and Paralympic Games in Sochi 2014, starting December 1, 2013 the following tourist visa requirements will apply to the persons wishing to visit the mentioned events.
Visitors planning to attend sport competitions, opening or closing ceremonies of the Olympics must submit a standard form of tourist confirmation issued by an authorized Russian travel company, which must contain a note«Сочи 2014 зритель» (Sochi 2014 spectator).
Along with the confirmation the applicant must submit one of the following documents:
• or the electronic confirmation of its purchase at the Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee, or an official ticket agency abroad;
The complete information on the procedure of purchasing tickets and receiving your Spectator Pass is posted at http://tickets.sochi2014.com
The other tourist visa requirements applicable to the form, passport, visa fee etc. remain in force.
Important updates in visa policies
Tourist, business, work, study, humanitarian and private visas.
In order to improve visa processing, starting March 3, 2014 the Consular Division of the Embassy accepts only visa applications submitted in person, every Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. till 11:00 a.m.
Please be advised, that if you apply to the Consular Division in person you must choose «Embassy of the Russian Federation in Canada» as the correct destination when filling in the visa application form. The application form must be printed out on a single peace of paper from both sides and have a destination name and a 12-digit number on top of it.
All of the other requests must be addressed through the Russian visa application center - "Invisa Logistics Services Canada Ltd" located at: Suite 505, 294 Albert Street, Ottawa, ON, K1P 6E6. Tel. (613) 670 - 1125, Fax. (613) 670 – 1126. Official website: www.canada-ils.com.
Diplomatic and official visas.
All the requests must be forwarded to the Embassy along with the note of Passport Canada and delivered by its courier services only.
The documents submitted by any other way as stated above and containing visa application forms filled out improperly will be returned without processing.
We would like to pay your attention that Embassy of the Russian Federation, as well as its Consular Division, is a diplomatic representation and misbehavior of applicants will not be tolerated in any way.
The Consular representations of the Russian Federation in Canada accept visa application forms only filled and printed out through the website of the Consular Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation – http://visa.kdmid.ru.
The Russian Federation maintains consular offices in three locations
in Canada, with each having its own jurisdiction.
Please contact your local Russian Consulate according to your place of residence.
The Embassy of Russian Federation in Canada (Consular Division)
Address: 52, Range Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8J5
(Attention: Sending of your paper work to the Embassy’s Address (285 Charlotte St.) may cause an extension of terms for documents processing.)
Telephone: (613) 236-72-20, (613) 236-09-20, (613) 236-62-15
Fax: (613) 238-61-58
Open to public: Monday - Friday 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
(Consulate is closed on National Holidays of the Russian Federation)
Head of the Consular Division: Alexey A. ULANOV
Jurisdiction: Ottawa and Capital Region (area codes 613 and 819), British Columbia, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island, Yukon and Northwest Territories.
Consulate General of the Russian Federation in Toronto
Address: 175 Bloor Street East, South Tower, Suite 801, 802, Toronto, Ontario M4W 3R8
Telephone: (416) 962-99-11
Fax: (416) 962-66-11
Web site: www.toronto.mid.ru
Consul General: Vladimir N. PAVLOV
Jurisdiction: Ontario (except Ottawa and Capital Region), Alberta, Manitoba and Saskatchewan
Consulate General of the Russian Federation in Montreal
Address: 3655 Avenue de Musee, Montreal, Quebec H3G 2E1
Telephone: (514) 843-59-01
Fax: (514) 842-20-12
Web site: www.montreal.mid.ru
Consul General: Yury V. BEDZHANYAN