you need
  • - birth certificate;
  • - ID (passport);
  • - a passport, if any;
  • - the basis for the stay in the country (the Russian visa, migration registration);
  • - migration card;
  • - criminal record;
  • - marriage certificate or divorce;
  • - certificate of ownership;
  • - diploma of education;
  • - medical health certificate;
  • - profiles and photos.
procedure for granting citizenship can take place both in general and in a simplified manner.In the first case, you must submit an application.It may: a stateless person;capable and at least 18 years old person;foreign nationals.It is important that people living in the territory of Russia at least five years.Note that being considered continuous only if the person h
as not traveled outside of Russia for a period exceeding three months a year.
future citizen of Russia is also obliged to observe the laws of the country and its constitution have legitimate livelihoods and speak Russian.In addition, you will need to write rejection of the existing citizenship.
In some cases, the stay on the territory of the Russian Federation can be reduced to one year.For citizens who can get the opportunity, are those who have high achievements in culture, art, science, the arts, as well as those who have a profession of interest to the Russian Federation.Obtaining citizenship in the shorter time possible for persons who received political asylum.
A statement for citizenship under the simplified procedure have the right to stateless persons and foreigners (but they have at least one parent must be a citizen of the Russian Federation living on the territory of the country).Under this category fall and persons who had citizenship USSR reside or resided in the territory of the former Soviet Union.
Russian citizenship provided for persons who have completed higher or secondary special institutions of the Russian Federation.However, there are conditions under which these persons must be nationals of States that were part of the Soviet Union, and thus have been educated within the first in July 2002.