Documents issued by Zambian authorities are not considered valid in Russia and, therefore, must be legalized.

To legalize a document it must first be presented at the Ministry of Foreign of Affairs of Zambia for legalization.

Upon legalization at the MFA of Zambia the document bearing the official stampl of the Ministry and the signature of the authorized officer must be presented at the Consular Section of the Embassy of Russia.

Standard legalization processing time at the Consular Section is 7 days.

Legalization fee is 660 Zambian kwacha per document."

Starting April 25, 2016, all applications for Russian visas submitted in Thailand must be prepared using the Electronic Visa Application Form at

Russian visa applications prepared using the old format or a different way will not be accepted.

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