Ukrainians can apply for ID-cards starting from today
- 01.11.2016, 11:16,
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The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has introduced the possibility to get identity cards (ID) for all citizens from November 1.
Previously only citizens who receive a passport for the first time could apply for such ID cards.
According to the Government Decree ¹745 as of October 26, acceptance of documents to apply for a citizen of Ukraine passport, which does not contain a contactless electronic medium is terminated on November 1.
The decision also states that until the full provision of territorial subdivisions of the State Migration Service with the material and technical resources necessary for the registration and issuance of ID-card, passport of citizen of Ukraine may be registered using booklets.
Passport of the citizen of Ukraine, containing no contactless electronic medium, issued on the basis of documents submitted by November 1 is valid for the period for which it was issued.