Birth

Birth registration

The birth of a child shall be notified to the registry office within one month. The General Registry Office office makes an entry in the birth register and issues a...

Change of name, surname and nationality

The given name or surname may be changed by a person who is a citizen, non-citizen of the Republic of Latvia or who has been granted stateless status in the Republi...

Childbirth allowance

A child's birth allowance shall be paid to one of the parents resident in Latvia for each child who has been assigned a personal identity number. The allowance shal...