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The sanitary opinion by State Forest Service
Selected Organization: Valsts meža dienests
Brief description:
Forest owner or lawful possessor shall submit a submission to the State Forest Service forest sanitary condition assessment. State Forest Service shall carry out the inspection and shall draw up a sanitary opinion, which also indicates the cause of forest damage, the volume and make recommendations on actions to be taken.
Forest owner, legal possessor or authorised person of forest owner/possessor.
Maximum period (in working days):
Process description
Documents and forms
Other information
Related Services
Redress options
May be contested and appealed in accordance with the procedures specified in Section 10 of the Law on the State Forest Service.
Failure to comply with the requirements of regulatory enactments, the forest owner or the legal possessor may have administrative responsibility in accordance with the provisions of the Administrative Violation Code.
The forest owner or legal possessor has a duty to ensure that his or her forest health status does not deteriorate - to fight or to stop the spread of forest pests and diseases.
Laws and regulations
Meža likums
(Saeima; likumi; 3/17/2000)
Noteikumi par koku ciršanu mežā
(Ministru kabinets; noteikumi; 935; 1/1/2013)
Noteikumi par valsts nodevu par mežsaimnieciskām un medību darbībām
(Ministru kabinets; noteikumi; 82; 2/14/2014)
Service references
Valsts meža dienests
Contact details: Adrese: 13.janvāra iela 15, Rīga, LV-1050
Tālrunis: 67226600
Information about service restored: 08.02.2023