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Registration of a child care service provider (nanny)
Selected Organization: Izglītības kvalitātes valsts dienests
Brief description:
In order to be able to carry out child care, both - nannies and childcare centers, etc., must be registered in the Register of Child Care Service Providers.
Any person
Documents for registration of child monitoring service providers (nannies) may be submitted by:
A natural person (nanny) who conforms to the requirements specified in regulatory enactments;
A registered legal person who has attracted at least one natural person (nanny) conforming to regulatory enactments.
Maximum period (in working days):
A decision regarding registration or refusal of registration and the entering of data in the Register of State Educational Information System ( Child Monitoring Service Providers shall take place within 30 days from the receipt of an application in the State Service of Education Quality.
Process description
Documents and forms
Other information
Related Services
1. solis / Application submission
Documents to be submitted:
Application (by form),
A copy of the educational documents (one of the following documents must be submitted: diploma for pedagogical education or certificate for a training programme for the training of children completed for at least 40 hours, nanny's certificate of qualification, statement from higher education, statement from the workplace),
A document regarding the skills to provide first aid (certificate regarding the vocational training programme in the care of children or certificate of first aid courses or driver's licence).

The service is provided for free.

For more information: +371 28684264, email:
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An e-service in authorities home page Izglītības kvalitātes valsts dienesta E-adrese
Mail Sending documents by mail
Adrese: Smilšu iela 7, Rīga, LV-1050
Tālrunis: +371 67222504
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2. solis / Verification of information
Information regarding the compliance of natural persons with the requirements specified in the Child Rights Protection Law and other regulatory enactments shall be examined.
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3. solis / Decision making
A decision on registration in the Register of Child Care Service Providers or refusal to register shall be taken.
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4. solis / Entry of information in the register
Information about registration is entered in a public register of a child care service providers at State education information system:
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Other electronic channels