The visa application centre is officially authorized to receive, process and transmit for consideration by the diplomatic representation and consulates of documents for the issue of visas, including visa application fees from individuals and legal entities (including travel agents), as well as to issue passports with ready visas.

Latvia Visa application centers will be opened in Daugavpils and Liepaja.

A foreign national shall retain the right to apply directly to the Russian diplomatic mission or consular office (on appointment only) in case of applying for visas for themselves or their closest relatives, remind the Embassy.