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Veterinary (health) certificate or pre-export certificate for the export of foodstuffs of animal origin, live animals and non-food products from the country
Selected Organization: Pārtikas un veterinārais dienests
Brief description:
In all cases, exports of foodstuffs of animal origin, live animals or non-food products to third countries must comply with the requirements of the importing country, but the veterinary (health) certificate is required where requested by the competent authority of the importing country.
Private law legal persons
Maximum period (in working days):
Process description
Documents and forms
Other information
Redress options
Within one month for the Director-General of the PVD.

Decisions issued by national authorities in Latvia may be contested, in accordance with the Administrative Procedure Law - In addition to challenging decisions, foreign operators have the possibility to use an alternative dispute settlement mechanism for SOLVIT -
Both food producers and exporters of animal origin and non-food products should be in the register of companies subject to the supervision of the PVA, while live animal enclosures should be in the register of the LDC and under the supervision of the PVD.
In cases of non-compliance with the requirements of the regulatory enactments for food of animal origin, non-food products and live animals, the veterinary certificate shall not be issued!
Laws and regulations
Service references
Pārtikas un veterinārais dienests
Contact details: Pārtikas un veterinārais dienests

Kontaktinformācija: Adrese: Peldu iela 30, Rīga, LV-1050

Tālrunis: 67095230



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