Visa application fees at the diplomatic and consular representations of Latvia abroad

16.01.2015. 11:36

 Visa application fees at the diplomatic and consular representations of Latvia abroad:

Type of visa

Fees

Short-stay visa (type C)

60 EUR

Short-stay visa (type C) for children from the age of 6 years and under the age of 12 years

35 EUR

Airport transit visa (type A)

60 EUR

Visa with a limited territorial validity (type C)

60 EUR

One entry or double entry long-term visa (type D)

61.18 EUR

Multiple entry long-term visa (type D)

85.37 EUR

Waiver of the visa fee

The visa fee is waived for:

  • children under the age of six years
  • school pupils, students, postgraduate students and accompanying teachers who undertake stays for the purpose of study or educational training
  • researchers from third countries entering the European Community for the purpose of carrying out scientific research
  • Representatives of non-profit organizations aged 25 years or less participating in seminars, conferences, sports, cultural or educational events organized by non-profit organizations.

As from 24 January 2011 the visa fee is waived for long term (type D) visa applications from citizens of the Republic of Belarus who at the time of application are living in the territory of Belarus (However please note that this exception does not apply to the short term (type C) visa applications received from the citizens of Belarus).

As from 16 January 2009 the visa fee is waived for long term (type D) visa applications from citizens of Ukraine  who at the time of application are living in the territory of Ukraine.

C visa application fee for citizens of those countries with whom the European Union has concluded agreements regarding the facilitation of visa issuance:

For Russian citizens, C visas application fee:

  • ordinary procedure – 35 EUR
  • urgent procedure – 70 EUR

For Ukrainian citizens, C visas application fee:

  • ordinary procedure – 35 EUR
  • urgent procedure – 70 EUR

For citizens of Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Serbia, Montenegro and Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Moldova C visas application fee – 35 EUR.