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Covid 19

Which questions will be answered?
Phone numbers
When can I call?

CDPC (SPKC) phone number if you have any questions regarding
infection with Covid-19, its prevention, self-isolation, or quarantine

On working days: 9.00-16.00

If you suspect you have Covid-19

Contact E. Gulbja Laboratorija to apply for state-funded Covid-19 tests or to apply for paid tests

Every day: 8.00–20.00


The State Scientific Institute “BIOR” laboratory both performs state-paid Covid-19 tests and offers sampling at companies and institutions.

In Riga, Mon-Fri: 9.00-19.00, by prior appointment.
In Rēzekne, Mon-Fri: 8.00-12.00
In Daugavpils, Mon-Fri: 8.00-12.00

Elsewhere in Latvia – by prior appointment at a mutually arranged time.
On pre-holiday days, working hours are reduced by one hour.

The iVF RIGA Holding laboratory provides state-paid services for Covid-19 sample collection. Rapid antigen testing is available as a paid service.

Mon-Thu: 14.00 - 19.00
Fri: 8.00–14.00
Sat: -
Sun: 14.00–19.00

Contact Central Laboratory to apply for state-funded Covid-19 tests or to apply for paid tests.

On working days: 7.00-20.00
On saturdays: 8.00-17.00
On sundays: 8.00-16.00


Contact MFD Laboratory to apply for state-funded Covid-19 tests or to apply for paid tests

On working days from 8.00 to 18.00

SIA "Veselības centrs 4" (Health Center 4 Ltd.) Laboratory to apply for state-funded Covid-19 tests or to apply for paid tests

On working days: 8.00 -13.00;

Contact NMS Laboratory to apply for state-funded Covid-19 tests or to apply for paid tests

On working days: 8.00-18.00
On Saturdays: 9.00-12.00

If your symptoms of the disease are severe (very high temperature, shortness of breath)


Other numbers related to Covid-19

Ministry of Foreign Affairs information phone number about travel and consular services

Mon-Fri: 09.00-17.00

Ministry of Foreign Affairs 24-hour helpline for emergenciesabroad (lost travel documents, deaths, serious illnesses, disasters, etc.)



CRPC (PTAC) consultations on cancelled trips, events

Mon-Thu: 8.15-17.00
Fri: 8.15-15.45



24-hour phone number of the State Border Guard for inquiries on crossing the state border


The Information Centre of the Ministry of Education and Science on the provision of education in the country

Mon-Fri: 8.30-17.15



State Education Quality Service for asking about the implementation of the educational process

Mon-Wed: 8.30-17.00

Thu: 8.30-18.00

Fri: 8.30.-16.00


National Centre for Education for information on exams, interest education, and School Youth Song Festival

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Mon-Fri: 8.30-17.00



If police assistance is required and for reporting any possible violations of law


Phone number of the Ministry of Culture for consultations on issues in the field of culture, incl. organisation of safe cultural events, reception of foreign guest artists.

Mon-Thu: 8.30-17.15

Fri: 8.30-16.00

(Working hours are reduced by one hour on pre-holiday days)

Phone number of the Office of Citizenship and Migration Affairs

Mon-Thu: 8.30-16.00
Fri: 9.00-15.00


Free informative telephone number of the Riga City Council


Mon-Fri: 8.00-18.00

General practitioners’ consultation phone number in cases of acute illnesses and injuries, as well as in cases of exacerbation of chronic diseases

On working days: 17.00-8.00
On weekends and public holidays: around the clock

Food and Veterinary Service on weekdays. For issues regarding cleaning/disinfection and other hygiene issues in food trade and catering companies, on trading non-prepacked food

Mon-Fri: 8.30-17.00


National Health Service (NVD) on available health care services and any changes in their provision

Mon-Thu: 8.30-17.00
Fri: 8.30-16.00

19.06.: 8.30-16.00

Health Inspectorate for reporting any medical staff violations related to Covid-19

Mon-Fri: 8.30-17.00

State Labour Inspectorate on employer-employee relations in accordance with the Labour Law

Mon-Thu: 9.00-12.00; 12.30-16.30
Fri: 9.00-12.00; 12.30-14.00


Consultations on support measures for entrepreneurs (LIAA)

Mon-Fri: 8.30 to 17.00

The State Revenue Service support phone number for companies affected by the Covid-19 crisis

Mon-Thu: 8.15-17.00
Fri: 8.15- 15.45

Consultations for companies affected by the Covid-19 crisis (regardless of the industry) on the support instruments offered by ALTUM: guarantees for bank loan holidays and current asset loans.

Mon-Fri: 8.30-17.00

Phone number of the Volunteer Movement #paliecmājās