Recently, the Constitutional Court allowed the citizens to get registered for summer residences. The reason for the decision was a suit of citizens who for years vainly tried to register at their summer homes, so they did not have alternative accommodation. Moscow region, as we know, most "suburban" area of Russia. Moscow is waiting for a dramatic increase in local residents? The plaintiffs have indicated that provision of the law "On the horticultural, gardening and dacha non-commercial Citizens' Associations, which prohibits configured in the garden houses, contrary to the Constitution, which guarantees freedom of choice of residence. The COP took the side of the plaintiffs and ordered the federal legislators to bring law into conformity with the Constitution. Judges are also encouraged regions, without waiting for the center, make their own laws, but the cottagers have indicated that they now can be prescribed through the courts. However, be registered in the country case will not be easy, as judges, deciding, made two important caveats: First, can only be prescribed in the suburban towns located in the residential areas, second only to those buildings which officially recognized as residential. More than 20% of garden plots are located outside the boundaries of suburbs and villages, often on farmland.
Their owners are deprived of a villa residence automatically. Summer residents of the dacha, located within settlements should be recognized of their homes suitable for year-round. Requirements for residential premises, established by government decree of Russian Federation 47 of 28 January 2006 "On recognition of the room accommodation, lodging and uninhabitable apartment buildings slated for demolition and emergency", stipulate that a house should be provided with "engineering systems (Electric lighting, industrial and drinking water and hot water supply, sewerage, heating and ventilation, as well as areas in gasified and gas).