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Registration of psychologists
Selected Organization: Izglītības kvalitātes valsts dienests
Brief description:
In order for a psychologist to be entitled to perform professional activities, he or she must be registered in the public Register of Psychologists.
Beneficiaries:
Individual
Persons who have obtained a higher education diploma for the acquisition of an accredited bachelor's study programme and an accredited master's study programme in psychology of at least 200 credits (at least one of these programmes must be a professional study programme) may be entered in the psychological register.
Maximum period (in working days):
30
Period:
A decision regarding registration shall be taken within one month from the date of receipt of the application.
Process description
Documents and forms
Other information
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1. solis / Submission of documents to register a psychologist
In order for a psychologist to be registered in the Register of Psychologists, the following documents shall be submitted to the State Service of Education Quality
submission (addressed to the Board of Certification of Psychologists);
copies of the documents certifying education.
For more information: Tel. +371 67367200, +371 26628855, email: psihologupadome@ikvd.gov.lv

The State fee for recording a psychologist in the register shall be EUR 10.

The State fee shall be transferred to the Education Quality Service account:
Reg. No. 90001259032, State Treasury of Latvia TRELLV22,
LV03TREL1060150929900
before the person (Psychologist) is registered.
Payments: View payments
An e-service in authorities home page Izglītības kvalitātes valsts dienesta E-adrese
On the spot Educational quality in public service premises
Adrese: Smilšu iela 7, Rīga, LV-1050
Tālrunis: +371 67222504
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Mail Sending documents by mail
Adrese: Smilšu iela 7, Rīga, LV-1050
Tālrunis: +371 67222504
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2. solis / Verification of information
The Board of Certification of Psychologists shall, prior to taking a decision, request and obtain information from the competent authorities, officials, including the Cabinet and Population Register, investigating authorities, prosecutors' offices, courts, in order to ascertain that the person is not subject to the prohibition of professional activity of a psychologist specified in Section 6 of the Law On Psychologists.
Payments: View payments
3. solis / Taking a decision on registration
The decision regarding the registration of a psychologist shall be taken by the Board for Certification of Psychologist
Payments: View payments
4. solis / Entering information in the register
Within three working days after taking of the decision of the Board of Certification of Psychologists, an official of the State Education Quality Service shall make an entry in the Register of Psychologists in State Education information system: www.viis.lv - Publiski pieejamā informācija-Psihologu reģistrs.
Payments: View payments
Other electronic channels https://www.viis.gov.lv/registri/psihologi
5. solis / Issuance of a psychologist registration certificate
Upon the request of a person, the official shall issue a psychologist registration certificate within a period of 10 working days.
Payments: View payments
On the spot Educational quality in public service premises
Adrese: Smilšu iela 7, Rīga, LV-1050
Tālrunis: +371 67222504
Fakss:
Other contact details:
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