Consular Information

02.12.2014. 19:09

Citizens of the United Kingdom and holders of Refugee travel documents issued in United Kingdom under the terms of the 1951 Refugee convention (blue coloured documents) can stay without a visa in the Republic of Latvia for up to 90 days during 6 months.

Holders of other travel documents issued in the United Kingdom and holders of the passports of British Overseas Territories citizens, British Overseas citizens, British Nationals (Overseas), British Protected Persons, British Subjects need to apply for a visa to enter Latvia.

Consular Section at the Embassy of Latvia

Tel. : +44 (0) 20 7312 0040

Fax : +44 (0) 20 7312 0042


Reception Hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 10.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.


Due to renovation works at the premises of the Embassy, from 1st of March 2007 there will be pre-arranged appointment system to visit Consular section (phone: 020 731 20040, e-mail:

We apologize for any inconvenience it may cause.

General information

Useful information for those Latvia nationals who want to live and work in the UK

Emergency assistance

Entry visas

Residence permits


Requesting documents from Latvia

Passports of the Republic of Latvia

To register a child as a citizen of Latvia

Dual Citizenship

The legalisation of documents

Transporting Pets and Animals to Latvia

Exploring a family tree

Useful links