You pay a fee for your work permit application. The money is not refunded if your application is rejected.
Work permit application: 17000 roubles (SEK 2000)
Adults: 13700 roubles (SEK 1500)
Children under 18: 6400 roubles (SEK 750)
If you are applying online, you pay with a credit card or a bank card.
If you are applying on a paper form, you must pay the application fee in cash, in RUR, at the time of submission.
For some occupations, special fees are required. These are: artists, au pairs, visiting researchers, athletes and coaches. They pay 13700 roubles (SEK 1500).
If the employer wants to pay the application fee, and you have not applied online, the fee is to be paid as described above.