Dear Visitors / Clients

As from 20th March 2019, Russian Consulate general in Sydney ceased to accept Visa application

All Visa applications must be submitted at Russian Visa Center

By appointments made via website: 
Submission: Monday to Friday 9.00am - 3.00pm
Address: 2/209 Harris street, Pyrmont NSW 2009

By mail
Postal application to:
Russian visa / Interlink Service Australia Pty. Ltd.
PO Box 482, Pyrmont NSW 2009

Telephone: +61 2 79667997
(during business hours Monday-Friday 9.00am - 4.00pm)

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Important information

To enter the Russian Federation a foreign citizen must submit a valid identity document, accepted as such by the Russian Federation, and a visa. It is not possible to obtain a visa at the airport,...