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How to Form a Visa in Latvia

In recent years, travelling and residing in Latvia has become popular not only for European Union citizens, but also for citizens from other countries. There may be different reasons for travelling and residing e.g., visiting family, business and employment, diplomatic reasons, etc.

Latvia is a member state of Schengen area. According to European Union and Latvian law, it is possible for foreigners (non-European Union citizens) to obtain Short-term visa (C visa), Airport transit visa (A visa) or national(long-stay) visa (D visa) in order to enter and stay in Latvia. A person may reside in Latvia with a visa up to 90 days in 180 day-period, in exceptional cases, even longer. In the European Union and Latvia, there are strictimmigration policies, therefore there is established a certain procedure for forming each visa.

The Law Office Rasa & Esenvalds has prepared a presentation about visa forming procedure in Latvia. The presentation briefly explains the process of forming the visa in order to stay or reside in Latvia. If you require any consultations about forming a visa in Latvia or any other legal issue or if you need any assistance in the visa forming procedure, feel free to contact us (e-mail info@readvokati.lv, tel. +371 67280685).

How to obtain a Residence Permit in Latvia

In recent years, residing in Latvia has become popular not only for European Union citizens, but also for citizens from other countries. If a foreigner (a non-EU citizen) wants to reside in Latvia for more than 90 days in 180 day-period, it is necessary to obtain a residence permit. The most common grounds on which a residence permit may be obtained are purchase of a real estate, investment in a capital company in Latvia, being a member of the board or being an executive of a Latvian Limited Liability Company, family unification, or employment relationship.

The Law Office Rasa & Esenvalds has prepared a presentation about Residence Permit procedure in Latvia. The presentation briefly explains the process of obtaining the residence permit on different grounds in Latvia.

If you require any consultations about obtaining a residence permit in Latvia or any other legal issue or if you need any assistance in the residence permit procedure, feel free to contact us (e-mail info@readvokati.lv, tel. +371 67280685).

 

How to Establish a Limited Liability Company in Latvia

Business opportunities in Latvia and Latvia’s geographical position constantly attracts foreign businesses and lately this interest has only increased. Since foreign investors more frequently seek for an advice about starting a business in Latvia, the law office Rasa & Esenvalds has prepared a presentation How to establish a limited liability company in Latvia. This presentation briefly explains the process of establishing a limited liability company which is the most popular type of business in Latvia.

If you require any consultations about starting business in Latvia or any other legal issue or if you need any assistance in the process of establishing a company, feel free to contact us – (e-mail info@readvokati.lv, tel. +371 67280685).