Russian Citizenship for Minor Children born in the United States

Both parents — russian citizens

List of required documents

  1. Original Birth Certificate with Apostille
  2. Copy of valid Russian travel passport (from mother)
  3. Copy of valid Russian travel passport (from father)
  4. Copy of valid Russian domestic passport (from mother)
  5. Copy of valid Russian domestic passport (from father)
  6. 4 photos of the child
  7. 2 photos of one of the parents
  8. Copy of marriage certificate
  9. Copy of U.S. passport of the child
  10. Information about other names used in the past
  11. Home address and phone number
  12. Current place of work (company name, job title, address)

Fees

Processing TimeFee, USD
3—4 weeks1,200
2 weeks1,700

One parent — Russian citizen, second parent — foreigner

List of required documents

  1. Original Birth Certificate with an Apostille
  2. Copy of valid Russian travel passport
  3. Copy of valid Russian domestic passport
  4. Copy of valid second parent’s passport
  5. 4 photos of the child
  6. 2 photos of Russian citizen
  7. Copy of marriage certificate
  8. Copy of U.S. passport of the child
  9. Letter of agreement from one of the parent who is not a Russian citizen. The letter must be notarized and certified with an apostille
  10. Information about other names used in the past.
  11. Home address and phone number
  12. Place of work (company name, job title, address) of the Russian parent
  13. Fees

    $1,500. Processing time: 3 weeks

    Application

    To apply, please fill out the following form

    • Child

    • Mother

    • Father

    • Contact Information

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