Armenians don’t need a patent.
The representatives of The Federal Migration Service told about the procedure of long- and short-term stay and residence of Armenian citizens in the territory of the Russian Federation.
On February 27, 2015, the conference on » The order of stay of Armenian citizens in the Russian Federation » between the official representatives of the Federal Migration Service of the Russian Federation and members of the Russian-Armenian association of lawyers »Armross» was held in the press — center of the Russian — Armenian news agency » RUSARMINFO «. Plenipotentiary Minister and Extraordinary Envoy of the Republic of Armenia at the Russian Federation was also participated at this meeting.
The Treaty of Accession of the Armenian Republic to the Eurasian Economic Union ( EAEC ) came into force on January 2, 2015.According to the new laws the conditions of finding Armenian citizens in the Russian Federation and the rules of employment have been changed.
The Representatives of FMS of Russia also answered the questions of the Armenian lawyers about a procedure of removal of a ban on entrance for Armenian citizens, which are included in the list of the violators of migration regime.
The representatives of FMS emphasized that the entrance order on the territory of the Russian Federation for citizens of Armenia doesn’t change, except for the laws regulating the labor activity in Russia.
The Head of the Department of visa work and issuing invitations by foreign nationals Federal Migration Service Bychkov Nikolai stressed, Armenian citizens don’t need to receive allowing documents for implementation of employment — work permit or patent were disappeared. Work is carried out on the basis of the employment contract or civil contract.
In order to avoid further confusion, Armenian citizen who arrived in the territory of the Russian Federation with the purpose to find work, is obliged to specify the purpose of entrance in the migration card – work. In this case the citizen of Armenia is exempted from registration within 30 days. -The representative of FMS advised.
To be in Russia on legal grounds, the citizen of Armenia is obliged to sign the employment contract with the employer. In this case, according to the law, the employer is authorized to deal with issues of the registration of Armenian citizen, there are: migratory account, extension of the term of stay of Armenian citizens in the territory of the Russian Federation.
The Deputy Head of the Department for the organization of work with foreign nationals FMS-Nadezhda Voronina reported that the citizens of Armenia or their lawful representatives which appeared in the list of people to which entrance on the territory of the Russian Federation is forbidden, they can address to the government body which made the decision on a ban and for consideration of a question of removal of a ban on entrance into the Russian Federation. In this case all addresses are considered in an individual order.
According to her, the entrance about 22 000 citizens of Armenia wasn’t allowed in 2014. Thus nearly 4000 decisions were reconsidered, cancelled and solved positively.
The representatives of FMS officially declared, that the accompanying members of the labor migrant’s family have the same rights, as the migrant working in Russia on the basis of the employment contract.
On July 4, 1992 the government of the Russian Federation approved the list of territories of the Russian Federation with the regulated visit for foreign citizens. The last changes in the resolution were made in 2014. Visit of conditionally »dangerous» territories can become the reason of closing of entry into the Russian Federation for the citizen of the foreign state. For example, one of such cities is Balashikha situated near Moscow.