UNHCR Russia - Help for refugees and asylum-seekers

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, created this website for refugees and asylum-seekers who found themselves on the territory of the Russian Federation.

On this website, you will be able to find up-to-date information on receiving asylum and assistance to stateless persons, including the answers to the questions below:

All information for asylum seekers in Russia is also available in PDF format:

Are you outside of Russia?  Are you seeking help for relatives abroad? Please select the country you want information about on UNHCR’s HELP homepage or contact your closest UNHCR country office.