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jimmyS
20-08-2008, 11:45
My Russian wife will have her immigration interview at the Canadian Embassy in 3 weeks, at which time they should (finally) grant her the visa. Our plan is at New Years I will come to Moscow to visit and she will come back with me.

I know she will need some sort of exit visa to leave the country but we're both a little clueless of the requirements.

Are there different types of exit visas?

Where does she apply & what documents are required?

How long does it take?

Any help would be greatly appreciated by us both.

alterego
20-08-2008, 12:13
Under the new (current) constitution Russians don't need an exit visa.

jimmyS
28-08-2008, 09:36
Thanks for the info. Now all we need is visa and all is hopefully set.

It's been a big pain dealing with the Canadian Consulate, 3 times they requested more paperwork (most of which had been already submitted with the original application). Hopefully she has her interview and that's the end of it.