In the current circumstances, the Embassy of Ireland is operating on a restricted basis until further notice.
Resumption of visa services for certain long-stay visa applications has commenced. For the latest information on the resumption of visa services, please see the website of Immigration Service Delivery.
It remains the position that we are not accepting short stay visa applications. However, certain priority/emergency cases will continue to be processed. For further information please see the website of Immigration Service Delivery. For priority/emergency visa applications, please contact us directly so that we can guide you through the application process and advise you how to submit your documentation
Passport applicants are encouraged to apply online.
Emergency Consular assistance will continue to be provided and any callers should clearly state their name, phone number and issue.
For travel advice please refer to https://www.dfa.ie/travel/travel-advice/a-z-list-of-countries/latvia/
In addition, you can register your contact details on Citizens’ Registration, which allows us to contact you and provide assistance in the event of an unforeseen crisis or family emergency while you are overseas: https://www.dfa.ie/travel/citizens-registration
We look forward to returning to normal services as soon as we can.
The Embassy Riga Team