There will be no change to the rights and status of EU nationals living in the UK, nor UK nationals living in the EU, while the UK remains in the EU.

Forest fires are affecting the Valdgale parish in the municipality of Talsi. People are being advised not to go near the fires or nearby forests. You should follow local advice when travelling in this region. See State Fire and Rescue Service of Latvia.

Around 142,000 British nationals visit Latvia each year. Most visits are trouble-free.

Terrorist attacks in Latvia can’t be ruled out. See Terrorism

If you’re abroad and you need emergency help from the UK government, contact the nearest British embassy, consulate or high commission.

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.