MOSCOW, may 23. /TASS/. of the MIA of Russia automatically to extend for 93 days the working of the patent validity until 15 June for migrant workers, payment for renewal is not provided. TASS on Saturday said in the press center MIA.

“In case of expiry of a patent in the period from 15 March to 15 June 2020 it is automatically extended for 93 days. To make any payment for prolongation of term of a patent is not required. Employers ‘requirements on payment by foreign citizens of advance payment are groundless”, — is spoken in the message.

Earlier the President of Russia Vladimir Putin has signed a decree on interim measures for settlement of the legal status of foreign citizens and individuals without citizenship in the Russian Federation in connection with the threat of the spread of a new coronavirus infection. In accordance with him during the period of temporary stay, temporary or permanent residence for foreign nationals who have it expire in the period from March 15, 2020 June 15, 2020, are suspended until after the specified 90-day period.

In accordance with the document of foreign nationals in these three months do not need to renew the documents for the temporary stay (including the extension of visas) in Russia, the timing of registration at the place of stay, timing of temporary and permanent residence (including the extension of the residence permit), the duration of work permits, patents and other permits.