Exceptions to 90 day HQS registration

According to the migration legislation of the Russian Federation, highly qualified specialists must be registered at their place of stay in Russia within 90 days.

But there are two exceptions:

  1. After travelling within Russia and staying in a hotel (the hotel being obliged to register the foreigner at the hotel location:
    > the foreigner has only 30 days to register at his/her regular place of stay.
  2. After receipt of a new visa (visa prolongation):
    > the foreigner has only 3 days to be registered at his/her place of stay with the new visa.



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