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The documents shall be uploaded in advance on the website notary.kdmid.ru/ (except for copies and translations).

One appointment means two notarial actions or documents at a time.

If you do not speak Russian but intend to use the document on the territory of Russia please mind that the text should be in Russian.

In accordance with Article 38 of "The Fundamentals of the Notaryship of the Russian Federation" of 11 February 1993 № 4462-I all consuls of the Russian Federation abroad are authorized to perform the following notarial actions:

- Attestation of agreements, deals and contracts excluding those concerning disposal of estate on the territory of the Russian Federation;

- Probate issues (attestation of will);

- Authentication of copies (True copy);

- Authentication of signature;

- Verification of translation;

- Confirmation of the fact that the person is alive;

- Confirmation of the fact that the person is at the certain place at the certain time;

- Confirmation of the fact that the person is similar to the one on the photograph;

- Confirmation of the time of application submission;

- Notarization of marine protests;

- Certification of identifying information in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation.


To make the British document valid in Russia please follow the process:

  • Send the original of the document for Apostille (Legalization Department of the FCO)
  • Translate the document and Apostille from English into Russian 
  • Notarize the translation with the Russian Notary at the Consular Section of the Russian Embassy or Russian Notary Public on the territory of Russia


Examples of Power of Attorney forms in Russian you can find here.

For information about translation agencies please follow the link.