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The Republic of Latvia declares a state of emergency in its territory from 9 November until 6 December

Who can be tested for COVID-19 for free?

Last update 06.11.2020

New testing procedure from October 26. If you suspect you have Covid-19, you should first contact your family doctor. If the healthcare professional, after hearing the patient’s symptoms, decides that a test is needed, an e-referral will be issued. Afterwards by calling 8303, the person will be included in the waiting line for testing as soon as possible.

8303 working hours:

  • weekdays from 8.00 to 18.00;
  • Saturdays from 9.00 to 14.00.

You can find detailed information (in Latvian) about testing for different groups of the society on the website of the Centre for Disease Prevention and Control.


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