British Ambassador to Latvia
The British Embassy in Riga maintains and develops relations between the UK and Latvia.
Read the latest information on the rights and status of UK nationals in the EU.
Find out more on our Latvia and the UK news page.
We provide services to British nationals living in and visiting Latvia.
If you’re in Latvia and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call 00 371 67774700. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Latvia, call 020 7008 1500.
Get an emergency travel document
If the person needing the emergency travel document is under 16, a parent or guardian should apply on their behalf.
If you are due to travel in the next 24 hours, contact us as soon as possible.
If you are travelling in more than 3 weeks, check if you can get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.
If you are not a British citizen or have not had a British passport before
If you’re not sure, check if you’re a British citizen
If you’re not a British citizen but think you may be eligible, contact us to apply for an emergency travel document.
Once you have contacted us, you will be advised to make an appointment to apply for an emergency travel document at the British Embassy Riga.
Other consular services
Notarial and documentary services
We may be able to offer notarial services, including Administer an oath, affirmation or affidavit; Make a certified copy of a document etc. See the full list of notarial and documentary services we provide.
We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in Latvia.
Deputy Head of Mission, Latvia