Consular information

12.05.2020. 23:56

We would like to inform that due to the expansion of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the U.S. as of May 12, 2020 until further notice the Consular Division of the Embassy of Latvia to the U.S. will continue to provide only those consular services that can be received remotely. Visa applications will only be accepted in exceptional cases involving national interests or humanitarian grounds.

The portable passport station trips to Los Angeles on March 20, 21, Minneapolis on April 24, 25 and Chicago on May 29,30 have been canceled. The Embassy of the Republic of Latvia to the U.S. will continue monitoring the public health situation, and examine possibilities of rescheduling the passport station trips to Los Angeles, Minneapolis and Chicago to a later date.

 An electronic pre-registration system has been launched at the Embassy of the Republic of Latvia to the United States to apply for consular services (passports and eID cards as well as Schengen visas). To schedule an appointment with the Embassy to apply for passport, eID card or Schengen visa please click here.

The Consular Division of the Embassy of the Republic of Latvia to the USA provides consultations over the telephone from Tuesday until Friday from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm Eastern time. Outside the telephone consultation hours please write to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Due to the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Embassy is taking precautionary measures that might permit us to provide consular services by telephone in a limited capacity. Please prioritize emailing us to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Contact information

Telephones for consultations:

+1 202 328 2877 (for questions about citizenship, passports and eID cards or changes in the Population Register of Latvia);

+1 202 328 2878 (for questions about visas, residence permits or return certificates);

+1 202 328 2879 (for questions about requesting documents, notarial functions or other consular matters).

Fax: +1 202 328 2860

E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Address:

2306 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington DC 20008

Nearest metro station: Dupont Circle (red line).

There is no parking available at the Embassy.

Reception hours (by appointment):

Monday: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Tuesday, Thursday: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday: CLOSED for visitors

The Embassy is closed during the official Latvian holidays.

No consular services are being provided on federal U.S. holidays.

General consular information.

Portable Passport Stations in 2020

 Date

Place

Application due

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Los Angeles, California, address: Latvian Community Center, 1955 Riverside Dr. Los Angeles, CA 90039

 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, address: Latvian Evangelical Lutheran Church of Minneapolis - St.Paul,
3152 17th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407

 

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Chicago, Illinois, address: to be confirmed

 

October 22-24

New York, New York, address: Permanent Mission of Latvia to the UN, address: 333 East 50th Street, New York, NY 10022

to be confirmed*

November

Houston, Texas, address: Honorary Consulate of Latvia, 2120 Troon Rd,Houston, TX 77019

to be confirmed*

APPLY HERE: APPLICATION INFORMATION.

* Information to be posted 2 months prior.

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