Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Donetsk People's Republic

Rules of entering the DPR for foreign citizens

23 May 2022
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In connection with the removal of restrictions imposed by Decree of the Head of the Donetsk People's Republic of March 14, 2020 No. 57 "On the introduction of a high alert regime" right on entry the DPR territory, residence and departure is given to the foreign citizens having travel documents issued by competent state bodies of citizenship.

While crossing the DPR border a foreign citizen is obligatory to demonstrate valid travel passport at the border entry point for entry registration. At the Russian-DPR border visa-free regime is applied with passing through customs and passport control on general terms.

Foreign citizens entering the DPR from the Russian territory should have double entry or multi-entry visa in the Russian Federation (for entering and living the DPR from RF).

Russian citizens are able to enter the DPR from Russia using national or travel passport.

Advising on issues connected with customs regulations and affairs: +38 (062) 301-54-98