You can apply for a new type of passport via the Internet thanks to the all-Russian portal "Gosuslugi". It provides remote access to a wide range of government services. On the portal, you can send an application for a passport at any convenient time and without queues.
It is necessary
- - application for a new generation passport;
- - passport of a citizen of the Russian Federation;
- - employment history;
- - receipt of payment of state duty;
- - international passport (expired);
- - military ID or certificate of the military commissariat (if necessary);
- - digital photography in JPEG format;
- - a petition from an organization sending a citizen outside the Russian Federation (if necessary);
- - permission from the command (if necessary).
To get access to remote registration of services, you first need to register on the State Service website. If you already have access to the portal, then go to authorization in your personal account.
In the "Electronic Services" section, select the "Federal Migration Service" section. Submission of an electronic application for a foreign passport of a new sample is possible in the section "Registration and issuance of passports of a citizen of the Russian Federation, proving the identity of a citizen of the Russian Federation outside the territory of the Russian Federation, containing electronic media". It is available at
On the page with a description of the public service, the basic rules for its provision and a list of required documents are presented. They should be prepared in advance. Also note that you will need a JPEG photo when filling out the form. After reviewing the information provided, click the "Get a service" button.
Select your region of residence, and also tick the box that you agree to the processing of personal data. The system will provide you with information about the regional branch of the FMS, to which you will need to bring the originals of documents in the future. After that, you will proceed to a step-by-step form of filling out personal information for an application for a new foreign passport.
Specify your personal data, which will be automatically filled into the form. These are full name, date of birth, country of residence, e-mail address and telephone number for communication.
Fill in your passport details, as well as the purpose of receipt: primary or secondary (instead of the lost, expired, as an addition to the standard passport). If you have already received a passport in the past, then you need to fill in the information about this document.
Indicate your place of residence, as well as the type of application to the FMS (at the indicated address or at the place of actual stay). The information you specify will determine the time period for issuing a new type of passport. Upon receipt of it at the place of residence, it will be issued much faster.
Fill in additional information about yourself that is relevant when issuing a passport. Check if you have any restrictions on court, contractual obligations or military service; do you have a criminal record; do you have classified information.
In the next step, you will need a work book. You will need to provide information about all your last places of employment over the past 10 years.
The last step is to upload a photo. It must meet the requirements presented. The photo can be in color or black and white. It is allowed only on a white background, up to 500 Kb, 35 * 45 mm format. For the convenience of applicants, the system has a built-in photo editor that allows you to correct a photo.
Check the correctness of the information filled in and correct it if necessary.You will be asked to choose a convenient way to receive a notification about the status of the application. Then your application will be forwarded to the FMS.
You can track the status of your application for a passport in your personal account in the "My Applications" section. If the application is successfully processed, you will receive a notification about the need for a personal visit to the FMS. It will contain a list of all the documents you need to bring with you.
After submitting the documents, as well as photographing, you will receive a new passport. Document preparation can take up to 20 days.