Social security

Parental benefit

Parenting benefit, also known as the maternal salary, is paid to one of the parents who is employed or self-employed. This benefit may be received until the child h...

Old-age pension

Old age pension is granted to persons residing in Latvia, a Member State of the European Union, or in a country with which Latvia has entered into agreement, if the...

Sickness benefits

The sickness allowance shall be paid to the worker or self-employed for the period during which the person cannot work: • if the insured person has become ill, the...

Pension certificate

Certificate of a beneficiary of the State old age pension or certificate of a beneficiary of the long service pension (hereinafter referred to as the pension certif...

Paternity benefit

Paternity benefit shall be paid to the employee or self-employed person in the following cases: • to the child's father for 10 calendar days' leave granted in rela...