Social security

Old-age pension

An old-age pension shall be granted to persons who reside in Latvia, a Member State of the European Union or a country with which Latvia has entered into a contract...

Parental allowance

The parental allowance, also known as the mother-in-law, shall be paid to one of the parents who is a worker or self-employed. This allowance may be received up to...

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...

Paternity benefits

The paternity allowance shall be paid to the worker or self-employed in the following cases: • the child's father on 10 calendar days' leave granted due to the bir...