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Biometrics for Russian Visa
« on: December 12, 2015, 01:46:05 PM »
I can't find the info!

Is there a time limit wrt to biometrics needed for Russian via for UK citz? i.e. do the biometrics expire or is it a one time process?
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Re: Biometrics for Russian Visa
« Reply #1 on: December 12, 2015, 02:04:42 PM »
You have to do it for every one I think. I have been needling Ambassador Yakovenko on the subject recently actually.

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Re: Biometrics for Russian Visa
« Reply #2 on: December 12, 2015, 02:09:46 PM »
You have to do it for every one I think. I have been needling Ambassador Yakovenko on the subject recently actually.

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Re: Biometrics for Russian Visa
« Reply #3 on: December 12, 2015, 11:02:27 PM »
Yup - EVERY TIME... but it's the same for most other nations requiring biometrics..I really don't GET why Russia is expected to me different  :coffeeread:

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Re: Biometrics for Russian Visa
« Reply #4 on: June 02, 2016, 01:51:19 AM »
Thoughts on recent visit
 
Changed a lot since last time I was there, Tanya had been going on her own and signing the invitation prior to the biometrics thing – we managed to get the last trip in just before the change; Much busier than I’ve ever seen, packed with customers in fact, business is booming me thinks! Noticed, they are charging to use the computers and for print-outs – not sure when that came into force!
 
Fairly quick turnaround and got the friendliest Russian VAC staff member we’ve ever had – shocked springs to mind :o
 
The process itself was painless but the trip to the shit-hole we call a capital and having to take a day off work for the pleasure just takes the shine of the experience a little!
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