Heads of the Parliament

10.03.2016. 16:40

Categories of visits:

OFFICIAL VISIT

Purpose of visit

The official invitation of the Chairperson of the Saeima 

Components of the visit

Welcoming at the airport

Flower laying ceremony at the   Monument of Freedom

Meeting with the Chairperson of the   Saeima

Meeting with the President

Meeting with the Prime Minister

Official luncheon/dinner - hosted   by the Chairperson of the Saeima

Meeting with the Saeima Group for   co-operation with the State concerned

Press conference

Visit to the Museum of the   Occupation of Latvia

Regional tour (with regard to the   visiting country’s interests and the history of co-operation) 

Exchange of gifts 

Composition of the foreign delegation

Official delegation 1 (2) + 8 (the principle of reciprocity) 

Responsible institution

The Saeima 

Financing

The costs for the official delegation - (Airport VIP   lounge, hotel, official meals, transport and interpreter services) are   covered by the Chancellery of the Saeima

Other expenses covered by the visiting country

Accommodation for the delegation is offered at the Saeima Guest House at Jūrmala 

The Latvian welcoming and farewell party at the airport

The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Latvia to the state concerned

The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the state concerned to Latvia

The Head of the Saeima Protocol Division

A Protocol Officer from the Saeima Protocol Division 

Security

Security and the Road Police escort is provided according to the Cabinet of Ministers Regulation No 340 “Procedure for providing protection (security service) by Security Police to public officials" 

WORKING VISIT

Purpose of visit

The invitation of the Chairperson of the Saeima or on the initiative of the visiting country 

Components of the visit

Meeting with the Chairperson of the Saeima

Other meetings at the suggestion of the Latvian side, or at the request of the visiting country (e.g. Specific Commissions, Ministries)

Exchange of gifts by mutual arrangement 

Composition of the foreign delegation

1 + 8 or within the principle of reciprocity 

Responsible institution

The Saeima 

Financing

On the principle of reciprocity or by the visiting country

Working luncheon/dinner - the Saeima

Transport for the delegation, Airport VIP lounge - the Saeima

Accommodation for the delegation is offered at the Saeima Guest House at Jūrmala

The Latvian welcoming and farewell party at the airport

The Head of the Saeima Protocol Division

A Protocol Officer from the Saeima Protocol Division

Security

Security and the Road Police escort is provided according to the   Cabinet of Ministers Regulation No 340 “Procedure for providing protection (security service) by Security Police to public officials"