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Registering with Federal Migration in Russia

Here it is stated that your responsibility is to register after 7 workdays of staying at your temporary accommodation (paragraph 2., item 2)): Иностранный гражданин в случае нахождения в месте ...
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UK registered number plate in Europe but non UK font

The relevent German law, quoted below, states: must have their domestic license plates. Note: license plates, not license plate number So the real question is: are these licence plates that can ...
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Why do some countries want to track the location of tourists after arrival?

Many countries try to keep track of their citizens and other permanent residents for purposes of taxes, voter rolls, military draft (where applicable), and similar purposes. For example, people can ...
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Russian visa registration requirement

You and your friend should go to the post office within first 7 days of arrival and she/he will submit your registration. When going to the post office, if possible, I would go to the Main regional ...
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How does foreigner registration in Slovenia work?

There appears to be a difference between registering your presence, and registering your residence. The former is allowed within the first 3 months, the latter is not. Directive 2004/38/EC, Article 5 ...
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Do the Macedonian police issue visitors a registration card?

When i stayed in the country, i was not handed any related document, neither was i asked at the border for it, in both occasions i crossed the borders (from Kosovo and to Bulgaria) by land. Ps. I ...
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Do I really have to register with the police when staying with a friend in Croatia?

EU-Bürger müssen sich bei einem Aufenthalt von bis zu 90 Tagen nicht mehr bei den örtlichen Behörden registrieren lassen. source: http://www.auswaertiges-amt.de/DE/Laenderinformationen/00-SiHi/Nodes/...
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How long does a hotel visa registration last?

Yes, it is possible and actually very normal to do. Many tourists in Russia will first get a cheap "sponsor" to provide a letter of invitation. A cheap sponsor could be a tourist company or a hotel. ...
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Registering with Federal Migration in Russia

Foreigners visiting Russia for less than 7 days are not obliged to register (unless they stay in a hotel of some medical institution. But 1) it's not your case since you are going to stay at someone's ...
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Do the Macedonian police issue visitors a registration card?

I stayed in Skopje, Macedonia last week. No mention of registration was made at any point, and the border officials did not ask for one when leaving. I stayed in the Ibis hotel, so I would have ...
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Is there any upside in applying earlier than 30 days when registering with the police when visiting Czech Republic as a EU citizen?

If you're going to be busy on day 30, then the upside of reporting your presence earlier than that is that then your plans for day 30 will not need to be interrupted or changed to make time to go to ...
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Do I need to register with the police in Italy if I stay at a friend's place and not a hotel?

If you're flying directly to Italy from India, your Declaration of Presence will be taken care of when you arrive at the airport. Only when you travel into Italy from another Schengen state, and stay ...
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Must a non-resident foreigner always carry their passport with them when in China?

Yes, according to Exit and Entry Administration Law of the People’s Republic of China: Article 38 Foreigners having reached the age of 16 who stay or reside in China shall carry with them their ...
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Do I have to register at the police station if the hotel doesn't do it for me after entering China with a Shenzhen Special Economic Zone Tourism Visa?

Disclaimer: This answer is based on a layman reading of the text of Chinese law freely available on the internet. This is obviously not an legal advice. If you are staying in a hotel in China, the ...
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How to register with the ALDI talk mobile app?

To top up your account without using an app, you have different option. Those are all listed on this FAQ page. I will sum them up rather than quoting German text. You can set up automatic charging ...
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Is a Brazilian RNE accepted by airlines or is a visa required?

Yes, you can enter Brazil with the RNE and your passport. Timatic, the system which helps airlines verify passenger documents, states: Visa required, except for Passengers with an ID card issued ...
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I did not register my Russian visa, what should I do?

(sorry for the delay, I'm still traveling and I don't have much access to the Internet) I didn't ask the hostel, but as they never saw my visa or my migration card, I guess that means they didn't ...
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I did not register my Russian visa, what should I do?

As OP has not returned to TSE, here are the requirements and the implications for failure to register: Russia Visa Registration and Migration Cards According to Russian law, each foreigner ...
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Registration in Russia on a 90 days business visa

Since I’m planning to live in different cities by hitchhiking, how can I register ”registration within 7 days stuff?” You're supposed to register with the hotel or person(s) you stay with. You cannot ...
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Why do some countries want to track the location of tourists after arrival?

There are few reasons for doing so : for statistical reasons. At country level, it is important to manage the flows and understand how many people are coming in and where they are staying. asking for ...
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How does foreigner registration in Slovenia work?

The practical implementation of this, is that every where we stayed, the owner/manager asked to see our passports, and took copies. They asked a couple of questions two, always the same ones, clearly ...
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Do the Macedonian police issue visitors a registration card?

UPDATE: Registration is remarkably easy in Ohrid (unlike in Skopje with its many police stations, where it's frequently unclear where you're supposed to go): there's only a single police station in ...
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How long can I be in Belarus without having to register?

Working days in Belarus are Monday through Friday; Saturday, Sunday and public holidays are not counted. Foreign citizens of the countries who may now enter visa free may stay in the country for up to ...
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Migration registration when visiting Russia

tl;dr: Registration is not required for stays of less than 7 working days I returned from this trip yesterday, and can report back with at least a partial answer. My fears that the accommodation ...
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Sardinia COVID-19 registration for tourists

OK, according to Czech embassy in Italy [in Czech], it's needed either to be registered on http://www.regione.sardegna.it/ or since 12th June it's possible to fill this form on the airplane and hand ...
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Do I need to renew my address registration card in Serbia when changing hotels?

I lived in Serbia for a bit, and frankly skimmed your question, as there's a lot of details, but the heart of the matter remains the same. So let me try to share how this works in practicality, as ...
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Russian visa registration

How should I go about my visa registration? I was planning on getting the hostel in Moscow to register me upon arrival and then have the hostel in St. Petersburg do the same. Is this OK? Yes, ...
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Russia visa registration when staying on the move

Having a long-distance rail or airplane ticket on a date is a proof that you have arrived on that date, so the "n days to register" counter is reset on that date. I'm not aware that anyone was ...
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