How long does a Latvian tourist visa take? Latvian Visa Application Center official website

Introduction: How long does a Latvian tourist visa take? Official website of the Latvian Visa Application Center 1. Official website of the Latvian Visa Application Center 2. Latvian Immigration Service 3. Visa of the Republic of Latvia 4. Latvian tourist visa 5. Latvian Schengen visa 6. Official website of the Latvian Embassy in China 7. Latvian work visa Process 8. Official website of the Embassy of Latvia in China

1. Latvian Visa Application Center official website

Need to apply for a work visa. You can go to the Latvian embassy in my country to apply for a visa with your ID card and household registration book. At the same time, you need to go to the public security department to go through the entry and exit formalities. Then take these documents to the airport to buy air tickets, and then you can fly to Latvia to do business. At the same time, this visa is valid. You can renew before the expiry date

2. Latvian Immigration Service

To apply for Latvian immigration, you need to meet one of the following requirements:

The process of reading the information is still very simple. There are the following points: 1. In the capital Riga and other major cities, the amount required to purchase real estate is not less than 100,000 lats (approximately 143,000 euros)

2. The amount required to purchase real estate outside major cities is no less than 50,000 lats (approximately 71,500 euros)

3. A 5-year time deposit of 300,000 euros or 400,000 US dollars in a Latvian bank.

Latvian immigration process

1. Sign a service agency agreement

2. Apply for business visa and go to Latvia for on-site inspection

3. Sign a house purchase contract with a local real estate company. Payment needs to be made by bank transfer after returning to the country. Cash payment is not allowed.

After obtaining the real estate certificate, submit an application for a residence permit at the Latvian Embassy in Beijing, which will be forwarded to the Immigration Bureau. Approximately 1-3 months later, obtain a short-term entry visa at the embassy and receive a residence permit within 7 days of arriving in Latvia (the specific processing period is subject to the immigration review period)

3. Visa to the Republic of Latvia

Latvia passport visa-free countries

The international authoritative organization (The Henley & Partners) announced the latest visa-free rankings of passports of various countries in 2015. The list of visa-free countries is an index of visa restrictions for each country based on the visa-free treatment enjoyed by global citizens when traveling. Latvia’s passport ranks 13th in the world with visa-free access to 158 countries.

Latvia’s passport is visa-free for nearly 160 countries, such as the United States for 3 months; Canada for 6 months; New Zealand, Singapore, Japan, South Korea, etc. are all visa-free for 3 months; and you can freely enter and exit Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan. details as follows:

List of visa-free countries for Latvian passports (only some countries are listed for reference)

A. Commonwealth countries Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Botswana, Brunei, Cyprus, Dominica, Fiji, Gambia, Grenada, Guya Ghana, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Nauru, Saint Lucia, Glendale, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Liwaziland, Tanzania, Tonga , Trinidad, Tobago, Uganda, Vanuatu, Western Samoa, Zambia, Zimbabwe. B. British Dependencies Anguilla, Bermuda, British Antarctic Region, British Indian Ocean Region, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Urquillos and Ooni Islands, Montserrat Islands, Pitcairn Island, Helena Island, St. Helena and its territories, South Georgia and South Sandwich Island, Turks and Caicos Islands. C. EU member states Germany, the United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Switzerland, Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Slovenia, the Baltic States, Denmark, Finland, France, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Cyprus, Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Slovenia. D. Bilateral Agreement Countries United States, Japan, South Korea, Andorra, Argentina, Bulgaria, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Indonesia, Honduras, Hungary, Israel, Latvia, Libya, Lithuania, Macedonia, Monaco, Morocco, Peru, Poland, South Africa, Slovakia, Slovenia, Tunisia, Uruguay, Vatican.

4. Latvian tourist visa

Latvian tourist visa is easy to apply for, the relevant information is as follows

1. Latvia is a Schengen Agreement country. Mainland Chinese citizens holding ordinary or official passports must apply for a visa before traveling to Latvia. Diplomatic passport holders with a stay period of not more than 90 days are exempt from visa application. Chinese citizens holding Hong Kong or Special Administrative Region passports No visa is required for stay within 90 days. 2. The materials required to apply for a Latvian visa must be complete:

1. Passport (the validity period of the passport should be more than three months beyond the period of stay of the visa).

2. The applicant fills out the visa application form online, prints and signs the visa application form (applicants under 18 years old must sign by both parents or legal guardians), and attach a color photo with a light background within the past 6 months, the size is 35x45mm.

3. Travel medical insurance: Travel medical insurance must cover all Schengen areas. The validity period must exceed the period of stay in the Schengen area. The insured amount is not less than 30,000 euros. The insurance covers emergency medical treatment, emergency medical transfer and body transfer.

If applying for a single-entry visa, the applicant must also submit a declaration regarding insurance.

4. Original and photocopy of ID card and household registration book (no translation required).

5. Proof of funds (bank statements in the last 3 months, no proof of deposit required).

6. Itinerary and accommodation certificate.

7. Other materials: Minors (under 18 years old) must provide student ID, original certification letter issued by the school (including school address and phone number, leave permission certificate, name and position of the approver) and notarized certificate of family relationship or guardianship relationship (Certified by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs).

When minors travel alone or with one parent, they must provide a notarized consent to travel issued by both parents or legal guardians (certified by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs).

Current employees must provide a copy of the company’s business license stamped by the workplace, a certification letter from the employer (English document or Chinese document with English translation) and leave permission certificate.

Married non-working adults must provide a notarial certificate of marriage (certified by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs) and proof of employment and income of the spouse; unmarried adults must provide other proof of regular income.

Retirees must provide proof of pension or other regular income. 3. Visa generally takes 5-10 working days, so please apply in advance.

4. Starting from October 12, 2015, except for diplomatic passport holders and children under 12 years old, other persons applying for a Schengen visa for the first time must go to the Latvian embassy or consulate or the Schengen Visa Application Center to have their fingerprints taken for the next 59 months. Visa applications within the period will not require fingerprint collection again. Currently, there are Schengen visa application centers in Beijing, Changsha, Chengdu, Chongqing, Fuzhou, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Jinan, Kunming, Nanjing, Shanghai, Shenyang, Shenzhen, Xi’an and Wuhan.

5. Latvia Schengen Visa


First of all, you must ensure that the country you are going to is a Schengen country, including Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Italy, Greece, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, Poland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Switzerland and Liechtenstein, you only need to apply for a Schengen tourist visa from one country to travel throughout the Schengen countries. If you want to travel to Croatia, Bulgaria, Romania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, and Albania in Central and Eastern Europe, you can also travel visa-free with multiple valid Schengen visas.

6. Official website of the Latvian Embassy in China

As a developed country in northeastern Europe, Latvia is an important choice for many people to immigrate to.

Go to the Latvian Embassy in China to apply.

Basic process

1. Applicant information collection and material review.

2. Go through the visa procedures and go to Latvia for on-site inspection.

materials needed

1. Passport (validity should be more than 3 months for the intended period of stay in Latvia)

2. Certificate of no criminal record issued by relevant institutions in the applicant’s original country

3. Applicant’s photo

4. Applicant’s personal medical insurance (minimum insurance amount is 30,000 LAT)

5. Proof that the applicant has no tax debt record

6. Documents of the Latvian real estate purchased by the applicant

7. Latvian work visa application

Not just those countries, including Brunei – Brunei Darussalam Philippines – Republic of the Philippines Indonesia – Republic of Indonesia East Timor – Democratic Republic of East Timor Nepal – Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal Bhutan – Kingdom of Bhutan Bangladesh – People’s Republic of Bangladesh India – Republic of India Sri Lanka – Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka Maldives – Republic of Maldives Pakistan – Islamic Republic of Pakistan Afghanistan – Islamic State of Afghanistan Iran – Islamic Republic of Iran Kuwait – State of Kuwait Saudi Arabia – Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Bahrain – State of Bahrain Qatar – State of Qatar United Arab Emirates – Arab United Emirates Oman – Sultanate of Oman Yemen – Republic of Yemen Iraq – Republic of Iraq Syria – Syrian Arab Republic Lebanon – Lebanese Republic Jordan – Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Palestine – State of Palestine Israel – State of Israel Cyprus – Republic of Cyprus Turkey – Republic of Turkey Uzbekistan – Republic of Uzbekistan Kazakhstan – Republic of Kazakhstan Kyrgyzstan – Kyrgyz Republic Tajikistan – Republic of Tajikistan Armenia – Republic of Armenia Turkmenistan – Turkmenistan Azerbaijan – Republic of Azerbaijan Georgia – Georgia Europe: Iceland – Republic of Iceland Denmark – Kingdom of Denmark Norway – Kingdom of Norway Sweden – Kingdom of Sweden Finland – Republic of Finland Russia – Russia/Russian Federation Ukraine – Ukraine Belarus – Republic of Belarus Moldova – Republic of Moldova Lithuania – Republic of Lithuania Estonia – Republic of Estonia Latvia – Republic of Latvia Poland – Republic of Poland Czech Republic – Czech Republic Hungary – Republic of Hungary Germany – Federal Republic of Germany Austria – Republic of Austria Liechtenstein – Principality of Liechtenstein Switzerland – Swiss Confederation Netherlands – Kingdom of the Netherlands Belgium – Kingdom of Belgium Luxembourg – Grand Duchy of Luxembourg United Kingdom – United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Ireland – Republic of Ireland France – French Republic Monaco – Principality of Monaco Andorra – Principality of Andorra Spain – Spain Portugal – Republic of Portugal Italy – Republic of Italy Vatican City – Vatican City State of San Marino – Republic of San Marino Malta – Republic of Malta Croatia – Republic of Croatia Slovakia – Slovak Republic Slovenia – Republic of Slovenia Bosnia and Herzegovina – Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina Macedonia – Macedonia Republic of Serbia – Republic of Serbia Montenegro – Republic of Montenegro Kosovo – State of Kosovo Romania – Romania Bulgaria – Republic of Bulgaria Albania – Republic of Albania Greece – Hellenic Republic Africa: Egypt – Arab Republic of Egypt Libya – Greater Socialist People’s Libyan Arab Jamahiriya Tunisia – Republic of Tunisia Algeria – Democratic People’s Republic of Algeria Morocco – Kingdom of Morocco Mauritania – Islamic Republic of Mauritania Senegal – Republic of Senegal The Gambia – Republic of The Gambia Mali – Republic of Mali Burkina Faso – Burkina Faso Cape Verde – Republic of Cape Verde Guinea Bissau – Guinea Republic of Bissau Guinea – Republic of Guinea Sierra Leone – Republic of Sierra Leone Liberia – Republic of Liberia Côte d’Ivoire – Republic of Côte d’Ivoire Ghana – Republic of Ghana Togo – Togolese Republic Benin – Republic of Benin Niger – Niger Republic Nigeria – Federal Republic of Nigeria Cameroon – Cameroon Republic of Equatorial Guinea – Republic of Equatorial Guinea Chad – Republic of Chad Central Africa – Central African Republic Sudan – Republic of Sudan Ethiopia – Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia Djibouti – Republic of Djibouti Somalia – Republic of Somalia Kenya – Republic of Kenya Uganda – Republic of Uganda Tanzania – United Republic of Tanzania Rwanda – Republic of Rwanda Burundi – Republic of Burundi Congo (DRC)/DRC – Democratic Republic of Congo Congo/DRC – Republic of Congo Gabon – Republic of Gabon Sao Tome and Principe – Sao Tome and Principe Democratic Republic Angola – Republic of Angola Zambia – Republic of Zambia Malawi – Republic of Malawi Mozambique – Republic of Mozambique Comoros – Islamic Federal Republic of Comoros Madagascar – Republic of Madagascar Seychelles – Republic of Seychelles Mauritius – Republic of Mauritius Zimbabwe – Republic of Zimbabwe Botswana – Botswana Republic of Namibia – Republic of Namibia South Africa – Republic of South Africa Swaziland – Kingdom of Swaziland Lesotho – Kingdom of Lesotho Eritrea – State of Eritrea Oceania: Australia – Commonwealth of Australia New Zealand – New Zealand Papua New Guinea – Independent State of Papua New Guinea Solomon Islands – Solomon Islands Vanuatu – Republic of Vanuatu Fiji Islands/Fiji – Republic of Fiji Islands Kiribati – Republic of Kiribati Nauru – Republic of Nauru Micronesia – Federated States of Micronesia Marshall Islands – Republic of Marshall Islands Tuvalu – Tuva Lusamoa/Western Samoa – Independent State of Samoa Niue – Niue Palau – Republic of Palau Tonga – Kingdom of Tonga North America: Canada – Canada United States – United States of America Mexico – United Mexican States Guatemala – Republic of Guatemala Belize – Belize El Salvador – Republic of El Salvador Honduras – Republic of Honduras Nicaragua – Republic of Nicaragua Costa Rica – Republic of Costa Rica Panama – Republic of Panama Bahamas – Country of the Bahamas Cuba – Republic of Cuba Jamaica – Jamaica Haiti – Republic of Haiti Dominican Republic – Dominican Republic Saint Kitts and Nevis – Saint Kitts Commonwealth of Antigua and Nevis Antigua and Barbuda – Antigua and Barbuda Dominica – Dominica Saint Lucia – Saint Lucia Saint Vincent and the Grenadines – Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Barbados – Barbados Grenada – Grenada Trinidad and Tobago – Republic of Trinidad and Tobago South America: Colombia – Republic of Colombia Venezuela – Venezuela Bolivarian Republic of Guyana – Cooperative Republic of Guyana Suriname – Republic of Suriname Ecuador – Republic of Ecuador Peru – Republic of Peru Brazil – Federal Republic of Brazil Bolivia – Republic of Bolivia/Plurinational Republic of Bolivia Chile – Republic of Chile Argentina – Argentine Republic Paraguay – Republic of Paraguay Uruguay – East Coast Republic of Uruguay There are also relatively few reports, usually only thirty minutes of broadcasting Time, the first 10 minutes, our leaders were busy. During the intervening 10 minutes, people all over the country lived happily.

In the last 10 minutes, people in other countries are living in dire straits, and there is not much time to cut things off! It is true that Xinwen Lianbo is not good to watch, but it is also true that Xinwen Lianbo is very important! Every shot and word in it has its specific purpose. The water is very deep. You can refer to my other answer on how to understand the “hints” in “Xinwen Lianbo”?

8. Official website of the Embassy of Latvia in China

There are 173 embassies in total

1. Embassies of Asian countries in China (45)

Afghanistan, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Azerbaijan, Pakistan, Palestine, Bahrain, North Korea, East Timor, Philippines, Georgia, Kazakhstan, South Korea, Kyrgyzstan, Cambodia, Qatar, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Maldives, Malaysia, Mongolia, Bangladesh, Myanmar , Nepal;

Japan, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Brunei, Uzbekistan, Singapore, Syria, Armenia, Yemen, Iraq, Iran, Israel, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Vietnam.

2. European embassies in China (42)

Albania, Ireland, Estonia, Austria, Belarus, Bulgaria, North Macedonia, Belgium, Iceland, Poland, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Denmark, Germany, Russia, France, Finland, Netherlands, Montenegro, Czech Republic, Croatia, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Romania , Malta, Moldova, Monaco (non-resident);

Norway, Portugal, Sweden, Switzerland, Serbia, Cyprus, San Marino (non-resident), Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine, Spain, Greece, Hungary, Italy, United Kingdom (United Kingdom).

3. African embassies in China (53)

Algeria, Egypt, Ethiopia, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Equatorial Guinea, Togo, Eritrea, Cape Verde, The Gambia, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ghana, Gabon, Zimbabwe, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya;

Rwanda, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, South Sudan, Niger, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Senegal, Seychelles, Sao Tome and Principe, Sudan, Somalia, Tanzania , Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Chad, Central African Republic.

4. North American embassies in China (14)

Antigua and Barbuda (non-resident), Barbados, Bahamas, Panama, Dominica, Dominica, Grenada, Costa Rica, Cuba, Canada, United States, Mexico, Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica.

5. Embassies of South American countries in China (11)

Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador, Colombia, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela, Uruguay, Chile.

6. Embassies of Oceanian countries in China (8)

Australia, Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Federated States of Micronesia, Samoa, Tonga, Vanuatu, New Zealand.