What is the procedure of opening a foreign company representation in Russia?

Foundation of foreign company branch and representation consists of several stages, such as:

- Accreditation of the branch or representation in the registration chamber under the Ministry of Justice of Russia;

- Registration of the branch or representation with tax authorities;

- Registration of the branch or representation in Social and Health Insurance funds and Pension fund of the Russian Federation;

- Opening of bank account is executed additionally at the branch opening for cash settlement realization. Besides, accreditation of employees is executed in necessary cases at the branch or representation opening.


©Professional consultation of the “RosCo” company

Date of foundation
company «ROSCO»
Membership in professional organizations:
SRO NP «Audit Chamber of Russia»
(Certificate No 1809 dated 28.12.2009)
Chamber of Tax
(Certificate No 78)
NP «Partnership of RSE»
(Russian Society of Evaluators)
Membership in public association:
Moscow Chamber
of Commerce and Industry
(Certificate No 123-973 dated 21.12.2009)
Partnership of Turkish Entrepreneurs (RTIB)
(as per the results of 2009 -
is included in the register of reliable enterprises of Moscow
Certificates of conformity:
Certificate of conformity to the requirements of GOST R ISO 9001-2008 (ISO 9001:2008)
is insured