«Procedure of Consideration of the Foreigners and Stateless Persons’ Applications for the Extension of the Period of Stay in Ukraine», approved by the Order of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine dated April 25, 2012 No 363, Item 7
- The accepted documents shall be deliberated during three working days. The deliberation period may be extended to ten days, if additional checks shall be performed. In case of necessity of performance of additional examinations this period may be extended to ten days and if the documents are submitted to the central authority of the State Migration Service of Ukraine, the deliberation period may be extended up to fourteen calendar days.
Whereas more than one working day is required for the deliberation of the application a reference with the applicant’s photo shall be issued to the applicant in order to attest that the passport document is under deliberation of the territorial authority or division of the State Migration Service of Ukraine in connection with the deliberation of the application for the extension of the foreigner’s period of stay. The foreigner or stateless person’s photo and signature of head of the authority, that issues this reference, shall be certified by the seal of the authority. The validity period of the mentioned reference is deemed to be the period that is required for the execution of documents, whereas the foregoing period shall not exceed 14 calendar days. The mentioned reference shall be suppressed and attached to the materials of an application for the extension of the period of stay, when returning the passport document to the foreigner.