Registration of visa
Visa registration is a migration registration of a foreigner at his/her residence address, in accordance with Russian legislation.
If you are planning to stay at your place of residence for less than 7 working days, you are not obliged to register your visa, but the registration after this term requires to pay a fine at the police station.
If you are staying in a hotel, the hotel administration will register your visa for the whole period of stay there.
If you are staying in a private accommodation, your visa can be registered either by the owner of the property or by the company which invited you to Russia. More...