What preparations are being made for Brexit in terms of immigration rules in Latvia

2019 - 02 - 22
Article by: Toms Šulmanis

Has any guidance already been issued in relation to Brexit, for example on residence or work permits in the event of a no-deal Brexit?

No. Latvia has not yet issued contingency rules that would apply in the event of a no-deal Brexit. However, in February 2019 the Ministry of Foreign Affairs will prepare proposals to the government to amend a number of laws in relation to a no-deal Brexit.

What documentation will be required for business travel on arrival at the border if UK citizens will be entitled to visa-free entry?​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Travel documents (valid passport) with a validity of no more than ten years that is valid for at least three months after departure from Latvia.

Proof of duration and purpose of stay as border control may ask additional questions concerning duration and purpose of stay.

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