Fees (in AUD) and processing time

 

Type of visa

Normal fee

Urgent fee

Single-entry

120

240

Double-entry

192

384

Multiple-entry

360

720

 

 

Payment must be exact and made by money order or bank cheque payable to the Consulate General of Russia. If paying in our office credit/debit cards are also acceptable. Please be advised that payments made with personal/company cheques or payable not to the Consulate General of Russia are not accepted. Accepted visa fee is not subject for reimbursement in any circumstances.

If you apply in person normal processing time is 10 business days, urgent – 2 business days. If you apply by post normal processing time is 12 business days, urgent – 4 business days. Visa processing starts only after the Consulate has received all necessary documents. Drop-off or delivery day is not counted as a business day. The Consulate General does not provide information by phone or email on status enquiry for visa applications.

The Consulate General 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.

 

Please find below single-entry visa fees for citizens of the following countries based on bilateral agreements. For information about double or multiple-entry visa fees contact the Consulate via visa.sydney@mid.ru

 

Country

Normal fee

Urgent fee

European countries (except the UK and Ireland)

60

120

China

75

120 (3 days)
180 (1 day)

Japan

50 (tourist, transit visas) gratis (others)

120

USA

240

n/a

Angola

45

90

Cambodia

India

Vietnam