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State social benefit for a disabled person who participated in the emergency response to the Chernobyl nuclear power plant accident or a member of his or her family
Selected Organization: Valsts sociālās apdrošināšanas aģentūra
Brief description:
The State social benefit is paid to a participant of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant (NPP) emergency response who has a certain disability due to the Chernobyl NPP emergency response work.

The benefit is also paid to the family, surviving spouse, parents, and grandchildren of the deceased participant of the emergency response, if they have been dependent on the deceased.
Maximum period (in working days):
A decision regarding the granting of a benefit to the SAA shall be taken within one month after receipt of the application and all the information necessary for the granting.
Process description
Documents and forms
Other information
Redress options
SSIA employees of administrative acts or actual action may be disputed within one month from the date of entry into force of the administrative act by submitting an application to the SSIA Director.
The decision of the Director of the SSIA may be appealed to the district administrative court within one month from the date of entry into force.
The authorised person must present a personal identification document (passport or ID card) and a mandate when requesting or receiving the service in person.
Laws and regulations
Service references
Valsts sociālās apdrošināšanas aģentūra
Contact details: Adrese: Lāčplēša iela 70 a, Rīga, LV-1011
Tālrunis: 64507020
Information about service restored: 31.01.2023