Documents required for submission if you wish to obtain a residence permit in the Republic of Latvia due to studying in an accredited general education institution:

It is necessary to present travel documents valid in the Republic of Latvia and submit the following documents:

  • Standard application form to request a residence permit;
  • Photo;
  • Certificate of No Criminal Conviction issued by a competent institution of the country of citizenship or residence (for foreign citizens over 14 years of age), if the foreigner stayed there for more than 12 months;
  • a document certifying the necessary subsistence (the required subsistence is 500 euros per month, if you are an adult and 150 euros and you are a minor;
  • A document confirming payment of the state duty;
  • Confirmation of the education institution or a certificate on study with the specified period of study;
  • a statement on punishability issued by a competent institution of the citizenship or the host country (for a foreigner more than 14 years old), if a foreigner has resided in that country longer than 12 months;
  • A minor foreigner is required to present a notarial deed or a document signed in the presence of an Office or representative office official, indicating the person responsible for the minor during his/her stay in the Republic of Latvia.