COVID-19 Information

Country-Specific Information:
Entry and Exit Requirements:
Assistance:
Quarantine Information:
  • Per Latvia’s Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (SPKC), any person, including children, with recent travel to any foreign country must monitor their health for 14 days, and must self-isolate and call the emergency hotline 8303 for those with mild symptoms  to apply for free testing. If you experience severe high body temperature, cough, sore throat, difficulty breathing, etc. please call 113.
  • A hotline for COVID-19 questions: 8345
  • A general physician hotline, available 24/7 for all medical issues except for COVID-19, call 6601 6001.
  • Teachers, healthcare workers, daycare workers, and social workers who have traveled to affected areas must stay home from work for 14 days and monitor their health for COVID-19 symptoms.
When to test for COVID-19:
  • Clinical criteria: Any person with acute respiratory tract infection, regardless of severity: sudden onset of disease and at least one of the following: high temperature, cough, sore throat, shortness of breath AND
  • Epidemiological criteria: Prior to the onset of symptoms within 14 days, the patient: – was in close contact with a COVID-19 patient OR traveled or stayed in COVID-19 infected areas *  OR worked or visited a health care facility treating patients with COVID-19 infection.
  • Individuals With Mild Symptoms: Latvia has established a hotline 8303 for individuals to call who have mild symptoms but want to be tested.
  • Individuals With Severe Symptoms: please call emergency 113.
  • A hotline for COVID-19 questions: 8345
  • A general physician hotline 6601 6001 available 24/7 for all medical issues except for COVID-19.
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