Security Council structure

The Security Council is formed by the President in accordance with the Constitution and the Federal Law “On Security”. The President chairs the Council and appoints its members. The secretary of the Security Council who answers directly to the President oversees the Council’s work and its Office.


Security Council Chairman

Putin
Vladimir

President of the Russian Federation

Permanent members of Security Council

Medvedev
Dmitry

Prime Minister of the Russian Federation

Matviyenko
Valentina

Chairwoman of the Council of Federation

Naryshkin
Sergei

State Duma Speaker

Vaino
Anton

Chief of Staff of the Presidential Executive Office

Ivanov
Sergei

Special Presidential Representative for Environmental Protection, Ecology and Transport

Patrushev
Nikolai

Secretary of the Russian Federation Security Council

Shoigu
Sergei

Defence Minister

Lavrov
Sergei

Foreign Minister of Russia

Kolokoltsev
Vladimir

Interior Minister

Bortnikov
Alexander

Director of the Federal Security Service

Fradkov
Mikhail

Director of the Foreign Intelligence Service

Zolotov
Viktor

Director of the Federal Service of National Guard Troops and Commander of the National Guard Troops

Security Council members

Babich
Mikhail

Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Volga Federal District

Beglov
Alexander

Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Central Federal District

Belaventsev
Oleg

Presidential Plenipotentiary to the North Caucasus Federal District

Bulavin
Vladimir

Head of the Federal Customs Service

Gerasimov
Valery

Chief of the General Staff of Russia’s Armed Forces

Konovalov
Alexander

Minister for Justice

Menyailo
Sergei

Presidential Plenipotentiary to the Siberian Federal District

Nurgaliyev
Rashid

Deputy Secretary of the Security Council

Poltavchenko
Georgy

Governor of St Petersburg

Puchkov
Vladimir

Emergency Situations Minister

Siluanov
Anton

Finance Minister

Sobyanin
Sergei

Moscow Mayor

Trutnev
Yury

Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation – Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District

Ustinov
Vladimir

Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Southern Federal District

Kholmanskikh
Igor

Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy of the Russian Federation to the Ural Federal District

Tsukanov
Nikolai

Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Northwestern Federal District

Chaika
Yury

Prosecutor General

As of August 12, 2016