The documents to be submitted if you wish to obtain a residence permit in the Republic of Latvia as a scientist who has entered into a scientific cooperation agreement with a scientific institution that is listed in the register of scientific institutions:

You shall present a valid travel document admitted in the Republic of Latvia and submit the following documents:

Before the submission of documents your inviter shall approve the call at the Office of Citizenship and Migration Affairs.


If you are accompanied by your minor child or a child under maintenance you shall submit all the above mentioned documents about him/her (except the marriage approving document), as well as the relationship confirming document and a permission of the other parent to reside in the Republic of Latvia notarially approved or signed in the presence of an officer of the administrative body or representation.