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Sampling for hygienic and microbiological examinations at the request of a person
Selected Organization: Veselības inspekcija
Brief description:
At the request of the customer, the Inspectorate shall perform a sampling of drinking water, open water bodies water, ship effluent. Customer receives service - Sample is taken.
Any person
Maximum period (in working days):
The time of execution of the service depends on the situation and on the agreement. The maximum period for the provision of the service shall not exceed 30 days.
Process description
Documents and forms
Other information
Related Services
Redress options
Decisions issued by national authorities in Latvia may be contested in accordance with the Administrative Procedure Law.
In accordance with the by-law of the Health Inspectorate, the decisions and actual action of the officials of the Inspectorate may be contested by submitting a relevant submission to the Head of Inspectorate (Klimans Street 7, Riga, LV-1012)

In addition to challenging decisions, foreign operators have the possibility to use alternative dispute settlement mechanisms (
Before performing the service, free advice is available on the parameters to be determined on the sample.
If the customer wishes to receive a specialist's opinion on the results of the sample examinations, it is necessary to indicate it at the request of the service.
The service does not include:
- transport costs,
- the expert's opinion on the results of the sample examinations.
Laws and regulations
Veselības inspekcijas maksas pakalpojumu cenrādis
(Ministru kabinets; noteikumi; 24; 1/15/2022)
Veselības inspekcijas nolikums
(Ministru kabinets; noteikumi; 309; 7/12/2019)
Service references
Veselības inspekcija
Contact details: Informatīvais tālrunis - 67081600
Information about service restored: 29.03.2023