Documents for use in Russia should be certified by the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office by way of Apostille.

The fee is £75 per document and documents will be processed the same day if lodged by 2.00p.m.

Note: The Russian Consulate will not legalise documents for use in Russia. If a Russian translation of a document requires consular verification, the original document must be apostilled before presentation to the Consulate.

The Russian Consulate legalises documents for use in Tadjikistan. The applicant is required to present his or her passport when requesting legalisation and an application form must be completed. The fee is £40 per document and legalisation is expected to take 24 hours.

The Russian Consulate is located at:

5 Kensington Palace Gardens,
W8 4QS

Tel. 020 7229 8027
Fax 020 7229 3215

The Consulate is closed on Wednesdays.