About Us

Latvia


Service locations

The Australian Consulate in Riga has no visa function. Our office in Berlin, Germany, manages visa and citizenship services for clients in Latvia.

Note: Latvian nationals can apply online for most Australian visas and citizenship through ImmiAccount. This is the preferred and most efficient way to apply. Any paper applications (where applicable) should be sent to the Australian Embassy, Berlin.

Australian Embassy

Berlin

Berlin
Summary

This office provides visa and immigration services for clients in Germany, Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faeroe Islands, Finland, Greece, Greenland, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, San Marino, Slovak Republic, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City.

Street address
Australian Embassy
Wallstrasse 76 - 79
10179 Berlin
Postal address
As above
Additional information

Payment information

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Online payment is the preferred payment method. If you are lodging an online application, payment is made when you submit the application.

If you are lodging a paper application, you can login to ImmiAccount, select My Payments from the Manage Payments section, then select Pre-Pay Paper Service. After you have made your payment, record the receipt number on your application and include a copy of your receipt.

More information on How to pay for an application is available.

Citizenship

Citizenship by descent, citizenship by conferral and applications for evidence of citizenship can be lodged online through ImmiAccount.

Applications for citizenship by descent are processed at the Australian High Commission London.​​

​Applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be sent to the Australian address on the form.​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​

Panel physician

Riga

Dr Caunes Privatprakse
Summary
​Medical​ and Radiology examinations
Street address

Elizabetes Street 2​​​
LV 1010 Riga​​​

Telephone

+371 673 21 980
+371 291 39 115

Fax

+371 732 19 81

Police check

Latvia

Latvia
Street address

Ministry of Interior Information Centre
Bruninieku Street 72b
LV 1009 Riga
LATVIA

Counter hours

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9.00am-11.00am and 1:00pm-4:00pm
Tuesday and Thursday 10:00am-1:00pm and 2:00pm-6:00pm

Telephone

+371 67208218

Fax

+371 67208218

Electronic contact

kanceleja@ic.iem.gov.lv

Website
http://www.ic.iem.gov.lv/en/node/367
Additional information

Relevant document: ‘Certificate of (non) Conviction’.
Resident citizens: Apply in person, by post or fax to the address above.
Non-residents (citizen and non-citizen): Apply to the address above or apply to your nearest Latvian embassy or consulate. Applications may be lodged by an individual on your behalf. For locations see the Ministry of foreign affairs of the Republic of Latvia website.
Provide: Request form (available on the website below) and original passport as proof of identity when applying in person and for receiving the certificate.
Processing time: Approximately five working days; urgent requests may be processed in a day.
Fee: Payable (see website)
Note: The certificate can only be received in person or on production of a notary’s letter of attorney. The certificate can be requested in Latvian, Russian and English.