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Registration or recognition of a food undertaking
Selected Organization: Pārtikas un veterinārais dienests
Brief description:
Any company wishing to engage in the food chain must be registered with the Food and Veterinary Service (PVD). All establishments and facilities subject to the supervision of the PVD involved in any phase of the food chain - primary production, procurement, first processing, processing, manufacturing, packaging, storage, distribution, transport, transfer across the national borders, wholesale and retail trade, etc. public catering. The holding and marketing of live fish at retail locations may take place if the food distribution company is registered in accordance with the procedures specified in the PVD and meets all the requirements.
Individual, Private law legal persons
Service of Directive 2006/123/EC.
Maximum period (in working days):
Process description
Documents and forms
Other information
1. solis / Service requests
In order to register/recognise an undertaking, the following shall be submitted to the territorial unit of the G

1) an application for registration or recognition of an undertaking;
2) a copy of the document attesting the right of the undertaking to operate in the relevant immovable property, if the property or rights of use have not been fixed in the Land Register, as well as a plan for the territory and premises in which the undertaking will operate.

The company's registration of the PVD is free of charge. Payment should be made if the company wishes to obtain a printed certificate. Preparation of a registration or recognition certificate - Eur 2,50.

The fee for the recognition of the company is specified in the price list of the PVD.

An application may also be submitted by e-mail, signed with an e-signature.

It may also be submitted via the e-address of the institution.

Upon commencing the temporary provision of a service in the food chain in the territory of the Republic of Latvia within the meaning of the Free Service Law, not later than one working day before the commencement of the temporary service, a electronically scanned statement shall be submitted, sending it to the official postal address of the service or to the e-mail.
E-service in E-address
On the spot
FVS Administration of East Vidzeme
FVS Administration of East Vidzeme branch Aluksne
FVS Administration of East Vidzeme branch Madona
FVS Administration of East Zemgale
FVS Administration of East Zemgale branch Aizkraukle
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