You prefer an alternative service. Some people are against military service and everything connected with it. Such beliefs have the right to exist, and they come from recognition of the freedom of conscience of every person. First of all, realize that this is your constitutional right. This will give you confidence!
The deadline for submitting the application is likely to be missed, but it can be restored by the conscription commission (this should be asked in the application).
For example, if you are expelled from an educational institution, an application for ACS can be filed formally without breaking the deadline, if no more than 10 days have left since the moment of issuing the order for expulsion.
Beliefs contradicting the performance of military service are quite diverse. This is not only a rejection of violence, although such an argumentation is quite common.
You can learn more about the convictions that give the right to the ACS from Lev Levinson's book “Alternative to Conscription. To those who make a choice” or from Elena Popova's book “Conscientious objection of military service is in the Russian law " (both books are in Russian).
The main thing to remember is that expressing your beliefs means not only explaining what they mean, but also acting in accordance with them.
To the application for ACS attach:
Regardless of the manner how the application is submitted, we recommend you to send copies of the application and all documents to the state authorities indicated in the sample application. This will create additional guarantees that your application will be considered in accordance with the procedure established by law.