Vietnam visa requirements for Latvia. This page provided informations about visa requirement or exemption for citizens of Latvia. Vietnamese or Latvia government policy may changes, now. If you've got new infos about requirements for Latvia 's passport holder, please contact us. Thank you!

Do Latvian citizens need a visa to Vietnam?

Yes, latvia passport holders need a visa to Visit Vietnam.

Vietnam Visa Requirement for Latvian

We wish to notify that you have to apply for a Vietnam visa to enter Vietnam if you are a Latvia passport holder.


The passport of applicants should satisfy following requirements

-       Have at least 2 blank pages to get visa stamp and seal at Vietnam international airports

-       Have at least 6 month validity counted from your date of arrival to Vietnam

 Latvia passport how to get visa to vietnam?

Latvia passport 

2/Stamp Visa at Vietnam international airport

Latvia passport holder can use their Visa to enter Vietnam, passenger can stamp visa at one of Vietnam international airport gates such as Noi Bai, Da Nang, Nha Trang, Tan Son Nhat

To stamp Visa at the airport, passenger should prepare the following documents:

-       Visa Approval Letter by Vietnam Immigration Department

-       Immigration Form

-       Passport and remaining  term of over 6 months, with at least 2 blank pages

-       2 4x6 photos with white background

-       Fee for Visa stamped

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We affirm that there is no client who has ever been denied stamping visa or refused entry to Vietnam by Vietnam international airport security if getting visa approval letter from our company. Clients must follow our step-by-step instructions to enter Vietnam normally. You can take our fast track service into your consideration to avoid any problem with visa procedure or airport security to have best time for your trip.

 In addition to fee for Visa dispatch, passenger must also pay fee for Visa stamp  as follows:

Kinds of visa on arrival

Stamping fee/pax (USD)

1 month single


1 month multiple


3 months single


3 months multiple


6 months multiple


1 year multiple



3/Entry Visa for Latvia people

According to the regulations of the government of Vietnam, Vietnam Immigration Department, all the citizens of the countries in the world and the Latvia passport holders can apply visa to enter Vietnam.

We can apply for entry Visas for Latvia people including 1-month type (one time or many times), 3-month type (one time or many times), 06-month or 1-year type (many times)

Latvia people can apply for Visa on arrival Vietnam for purposes such as tourism, trade, work, relative visit, medical treatment, marriage, etc.

 Visa on arrival vietnam for Latvian passport

Approval Letter Visa Vietnam For Latvian

a/.Procedures for tourism visa and relative visit Visa:

-       Scan passport surface and send email to us

-       Expected Date of Entry to and expected Date of Exit from Vietnam

-       Place of stamping Visa: Any international airport in Vietnam or Vietnam embassy passenger wants to go to stamp Visa

-       Time for obtaining Visa: 5-7 working days,

b/.Procedures for trade Visa:

To apply for trade Visa, passenger must have a Company in Vietnam agreed to guarantee and sign documents as required by Vietnam Immigration Department, procedures for trade Visa are as follows:

-       Firstly, passenger must scan documents and information then send email to us: Passport surface of Latvia person and scan business registration certificate of Vietnamese Company, Expected Date of Entry and Place of stamping Visa.

-       Then, we will prepare dossiers then send back for Vietnamese Company to print and seal and Director to sign. Then, that Company will send dossier set back to us.

-       After Visa completed, we will send it to you and provide instructions for use to stamp Visa in international airport in Vietnam.

-       Time for obtaining trade Visa is normally 4 working days.

c/.Procedures for work Visa in Vietnam:

Procedures for work Visa are the same as trade Visa. To apply for work Visa, passenger must have work permit in Vietnam; otherwise, passenger can only apply for trade or tourism Visa.


  1. Passenger does not have a Company in Vietnam agreed to guarantee, please let us know so we can handle trade visa in our way
  2. Time for tourism or trade Visa for Latvia people can be faster than 5 days; Or Visa can be obtained urgently in 01, 02 days but passenger must pay extra fee.
  3. Dossier set submitted by us to apply for Visa is irrevocable so at that time passenger must still pay fee as normal
  4. In case Visa cannot be obtained by our fault, we will: redo or correct free of charge or refund as required by passenger
  5. When obtaining Visa, passenger can fly or travel by road or waterway from Latvia or from other countries to Vietnam


 4/Where passenger can apply for Vietnam Entry Visa?

-       Latvia people can apply for Entry Visa online on our website or via email to us.

-       Passenger can go to the Embassy and apply for visa at Vietnam Embassy in Latvia or Vietnam Embassy in another country.


5/List of countries exempt from visa to enter Vietnam



Term of residence



less than 30 days


less than 30 days


less than 30 days


less than 30 days


less than 30 days


less than 21 days


less than 15 days

South Korea

less than 15 days



less than 15 days


less than 15 days


less than 15 days


less than 15 days


less than 15 days

United Kingdom

less than 15 days


less than 15 days


less than 15 days


less than 15 days


 6/Visa form

Latvia passport holder can fill out information for Visa in form HERE or download this Vietnam Visa Application Form to fill out then send email to us to: [email protected]

Entry and Exit Form (Form to fill out immigration information at Vietnam International Airports), passenger should prepare this form before entering Vietnam to save time at the counter for Visa stamping procedures and immigration procedures.


7/How to obtain Vietnam Entry Visa for Latvia passport holder?

There are two ways Latvia passport holder can apply for Vietnam Entry Visa:

Apply for Vietnam visa online:

a/. Stamp visa when entering any international border in Vietnam:

This is the simplest and fastest way for Latvia passport holder. To apply for visa online, passenger can visit our website or send email to us, after 5-7 working days, passenger will receive visa dispatch issued by Vietnam Immigration Department.

 b/. Stamp visa at Vietnam Embassy in Latvia or another country with Vietnam Embassy

To apply for visa online and stamp visa at Vietnam Embassy, passenger must send us address of Vietnam Embassy passenger wants to go to stamp visa. After visa is completed and sent to the passenger, passenger must follow our instructions to stamp visa


 8/Vietnam visa extension for Latvia passport holder

According to the provisions of the Government of Vietnam, foreigners in general and Latvia passport holders in particular are only allowed to stay in Vietnam for 06 maximum continuous months.

If passenger has visa expired without further extension, passenger will be punished due to overdue visa, can be deported from Vietnam and listed on the entry blacklist.

Passenger entering at Tan Son Nhat border gate in Ho Chi Minh City, Moc Bai border gate Tay Ninh Province will easily extend and save cost than Noi Bai Hanoi or Da Nang, Nha Trang.

Procedures for Vietnam visa extension for Latvia people with the purpose of tourism, trade, work, relative visit are as follows:

 Tourism visa extension:

-       Valid passport and visa

-       01 4x6 photo with white background

-       Residence certificate by local public security.

-       Visa extension period is 5 working days

 Trade visa extension:

-       Valid passport and visa

-       Guarantee company dossier in Vietnam

-       NA5 form sealed by the Company in Vietnam

-       01 4x6 photo with white background

-       Residence certificate by local public security.

-       Visa extension period is 5 working days

Work visa extension:

-       Valid passport and visa

-       Guarantee company dossier in Vietnam

-       NA5 form sealed by the Company in Vietnam

-       Valid original work permit

-       01 4x6 photo with white background

-       Residence certificate by local public security.

-       Visa extension period is 5 working days

-       Visa extension period will depend on the remaining term of work permit. 

 Some notes on visa extension:

-       Visa extension procedures depend on the purpose of the latest entry visa

-       Vietnam border gate where passenger enters will determine extension cost

-       The latest date of entry will impact significantly on extension cost

-       Passenger should provide us with number of extensions and places of extension.

-       Normally visa may be extended only up to 3 months, but with trade visa, work visa we can extend up to 06 months or 1 year


9/ Apply for work permit in Vietnam for Latvia people

Before entering Vietnam, passenger should prepare some paperwork in advance to apply for work permit in Vietnam as follows:

-       University degree,

-       Certificate of work experience above 03 years,

-       Criminal Record Check in that country,

-       Certificate of Marriage if any,

-       Child (ren)’s Birth Certificate if any.

All these papers must be certified by The Latvia Ministry of Foreign Affairs. If these papers are issued by the Government or Companies in another country, they must be consularly legalized under the government of that country.

Maximum term of work permit as prescribed is 02 years.

For more details on work permit, please see more here: work permit in Vietnam

Work permit in vietnam for Latvian passport

Work Permit In Vietnam For Latvian


 10/ Apply for 02-year temporary residence card for Latvia people

Typically, temporary residence card is issued for the term of work permit up to 02 years. If passenger is named in the Business Registration Certificate and contributes shares to invest in Vietnam, 3-year temporary residence card can be obtained.

Temporary residence card is a form of long-term visa. In case of obtaining temporary residence card, passenger may stay in Vietnam continuously for a long time under the term of temporary residence card.

Residence card vietnam for Latvian passport

Temporary residence card Vietnam for Latvia pasport 

Procedures for applying for temporary residence card:

-       Original passport and valid visa

-       02 2x3 photos with white background

-       Guarantee company dossier

-       Forms sealed and signed by the Company

-       Original work permit

-       Residence certificate by local public security

-       Time for obtaining temporary residence card is 5-7 working days

If passenger is followed by spouse and children, passenger must apply for relative visit visa for spouse and children first so that they can enter Vietnam with this relative visit visa then after their entry in Vietnam, apply for temporary residence card for those spouse and children.

In the dossier set to apply for temporary residence card for those spouse and children, passenger must supplement certificate of marriage and birth certificate translated and notarized.


 11/Apply for 05-year visa exemption certificate for a spouse married Vietnamese

In order to apply for 05-year visa exemption certificate, an Latvia person must marry Vietnamese and obtain Certificate of Marriage issued by the Government of Vietnam or another country.

After obtaining 05-year visa exemption certificate, each time passenger enters will be exempt from visa up to 06 months. After this 06-month visa expired, passenger must exit from Vietnam or extend visa if wishing to stay in Vietnam for another time, maximum extension time each is 03 months.


 12/Apply for 03-year temporary residence card according to the spouse with Vietnamese

If a Latvia person has Certificate of Marriage with Vietnamese, passenger can apply for 03-year temporary residence card. When obtaining this 03-year temporary residence card, passenger can stay in Vietnam for 03 maximum continuous years under the term of the card without exit or visa extension. However, the purpose of this temporary residence card is to visit relative so passenger must still obtain work permit to work in Vietnam.

Procedures for applying for 03-year temporary residence card according to the spouse are as follows:

Step1: Apply for relative visit visa so that a foreigner can enter Vietnam with this relative visit visa

Step 2: The foreigner who entered Vietnam should prepare the following:

-       Original passport and valid visa denoted as TT

-       Forms as required by Vietnam Immigration Department certified by local public security

-       02 2x3 photos with white background

-       Certificate of Marriage, Family Household Book, ID Card of Vietnamese duplicated notarized

-       Residence certificate by local public security

-       Photo of relative visit visa



Latvia, officially the Republic of Latvia (Latvian: Latvijas Republika), is a country in the Baltic region of Northern Europe, one of the three Baltic states. It is bordered by Estonia to the north, Lithuania to the south, Russia to the east, and Belarus to the southeast, as well as a maritime border to the west alongside Sweden.
Latvia is a democratic parliamentary republic established in 1918. The capital city is Riga, the European Capital of Culture 2014. Latvian is the official language. Latvia is a unitary state, divided into 119 administrative divisions, of which 110 are municipalities and 9 are cities.


N         Municipality    Territorial units            N         Municipality    Territorial units

1          Aglona Municipality   Aglona parish  42        Jelgava Municipality   Eleja parish

                        Grāveri parish                         Glūda parish

                        Kastuļina parish                                 Jaunsvirlauka parish

                        Šķeltova parish                                   Kalnciems parish

2          Aizkraukle Municipality         Aizkraukle parish                               Lielplatone parish

                        Aizkraukle town                                Līvbērze parish

3          Aizpute Municipality  Aizpute parish                        Platone parish

                        Aizpute town                         Sesava parish

                        Cīrava parish                          Svēte parish

                        Kalvene parish                        Valgunde parish

                        Kazdanga parish                                Vilce parish

                        Laža parish                             Vircava parish

4          Aknīste Municipality  Aknīste town                         Zaļenieki parish

                        Aknīste parish 43        Kandava Municipality Cēre parish

                        Asare parish                           Kandava parish

                        Gārsene parish                        Kandava town

5          Aloja Municipality      Aloja town                             Matkule parish

                        Aloja parish                            Vāne parish

                        Braslava parish                                   Zante parish

                        Brīvzemnieki parish                           Zemīte parish

                        Staicele town  44        Kārsava Municipality  Goliševa parish

                        Staicele parish                        Kārsava town

6          Alsunga Municipality                                     Malnava parish

7          Alūksne Municipality  Alsviķi parish                         Mērdzene parish

                        Alūksne town                         Mežvidi parish

                        Anna parish                            Salnava parish

                        Ilzene parish    45        Kocēni Municipality   Bērzaine parish

                        Jaunalūksne parish                             Dikļi parish

                        Jaunanna parish                                  Kocēni parish

                        Jaunlaicene parish                              Vaidava parish

                        Kalncempji parish                              Zilākalns parish

                        Liepna parish   46        Koknese Municipality Bebri parish

                        Maliena parish                        Irši parish

                        Mālupe parish                         Koknese parish

                        Mārkalne parish           47        Krāslava Municipality Auleja parish

                        Pededze parish                                   Indra parish

                        Veclaicene parish                               Izvalta parish

                        Zeltiņi parish                          Kalnieši parish

                        Ziemeri parish                        Kaplava parish

8          Amata Municipality    Amata parish                          Kombuļi parish

                        Drabeši parish                        Krāslava parish

                        Nītaure parish                         Krāslava town

                        Skujene parish                        Piedruja parish

                        Zaube parish                           Robežnieki parish

9          Ape Municipality        Ape town                               Skaista parish

                        Ape parish                              Ūdrīši parish

                        Gaujiena parish           48        Krimulda Municipality            Krimulda parish

                        Trapene parish                        Lēdurga parish

                        Vireši parish    49        Krustpils Municipality Atašiene parish

10        Auce Municipality      Auce town                             Krustpils parish

                        Bēne parish                            Kūkas parish

                        Īle parish                                Mežāre parish

                        Lielauce parish                                   Varieši parish

                        Ukri parish                             Vīpe parish

                        Vecauce parish            50        Kuldīga Municipality  Ēdole parish

                        Vītiņi parish                           Gudenieki parish

11        Ādaži Municipality                                        Īvande parish

12        Babīte Municipality    Sala parish                              Kabile parish

                        Babīte parish                          Kuldīga town

13        Baldone Municipality Baldone town                        Kurmāle parish

                        Baldone parish                                   Laidi parish

14        Baltinava Municipality                                               Padure parish

15        Balvi Municipality      Balvi parish                            Pelči parish

                        Balvi town                             Renda parish

                        Bērzkalne parish                                 Rumba parish

                        Bērzpils parish                        Snēpele parish

                        Briežuciems parish                             Turlava parish

                        Krišjāņi parish                        Vārme parish

                        Kubuli parish   51        Ķegums Municipality  Ķegums town

                        Lazduleja parish                                 Birzgale parish

                        Tilža parish                             Rembate parish

                        Vectilža parish                        Tome parish

                        Vīksna parish  52        Ķekava Municipality   Baloži town

16        Bauska Municipality   Bauska town                          Daugmale parish

                        Brunava parish                                   Ķekava parish

                        Ceraukste parish          53        Lielvārde Municipality            Jumprava parish

                        Code parish                            Lēdmane parish

                        Dāviņi parish                          Lielvārde town

                        Gailīši parish                          Lielvārde parish

                        Īslīce parish     54        Līgatne Municipality   Līgatne parish

                        Mežotne parish                                   Līgatne town

                        Vecsaule parish           55        Limbaži Municipality  Katvari parish

17        Beverīna Municipality Brenguļi parish                                   Limbaži parish

                        Kauguri parish                        Limbaži town

                        Trikāta parish                         Pāle parish

18        Brocēni Municipality  Brocēni town                         Skulte parish

                        Blīdene parish                        Umurga parish

                        Ciecere parish                         Vidriži parish

                        Gaiķi parish                            Viļķene parish

                        Remte parish   56        Līvāni Municipality     Jersika parish

19        Burtnieki Municipality            Burtnieki parish                                  Līvāni town

                        Ēvele parish                            Rožupe parish

                        Matīši parish                           Rudzāti parish

                        Rencēni parish                        Sutri parish

                        Valmiera parish                                  Turki parish

                        Vecate parish  57        Lubāna Municipality   Indrāni parish

20        Carnikava Municipality                                              Lubāna town

21        Cēsis Municipality      Cēsis town      58        Ludza Municipality     Briģi parish

                        Vaive parish                           Cirma parish

22        Cesvaine Municipality Cesvaine town                        Isnauda parish

                        Cesvaine parish                                  Istra parish

23        Cibla Municipality      Blonti parish                           Ludza town

                        Cibla parish                            Nirza parish

                        Līdumnieki parish                              Ņukši parish

                        Pušmucova parish                              Pilda parish

                        Zvirgzdene parish                              Pureņi parish

24        Dagda Municipality    Andrupene parish                               Rundēni parish

                        Andzeļi parish 59        Madona Municipality  Arona parish

                        Asūne parish                          Barkava parish

                        Bērziņi parish                         Bērzaune parish

                        Dagda town                           Dzelzava parish

                        Dagda parish                          Kalsnava parish

                        Ezernieki parish                                  Lazdona parish

                        Konstantinova parish                         Liezēre parish

                        Ķepova parish                        Ļaudona parish

                        Svariņi parish                         Madona town

                        Šķaune parish                         Mārciena parish

25        Daugavpils Municipality         Ambeļi parish                         Mētriena parish

                        Biķernieki parish                                Ošupe parish

                        Demene parish                        Prauliena parish

                        Dubna parish                          Sarkaņi parish

                        Kalkūne parish                                   Vestiena parish

                        Kalupe parish  60        Mālpils Municipality  

                        Laucesa parish 61        Mārupe Municipality  

                        Līksna parish   62        Mazsalaca Municipality          Mazsalaca town

                        Maļinova parish                                  Mazsalaca parish

                        Medumi parish                                   Ramata parish

                        Naujene parish                        Sēļi parish

                        Nīcgale parish                        Skaņkalne parish

                        Saliena parish  63        Mērsrags Municipality

                        Skrudaliena parish       64        Naukšēni Municipality            Ķoņi parish

                        Svente parish                          Naukšēni parish

                        Tabore parish   65        Nereta Municipality    Mazzalve parish

                        Vabole parish                         Nereta parish

                        Vecsaliena parish                               Pilskalne parish

                        Višķi parish                            Zalve parish

26        Dobele Municipality   Annenieki parish         66        Nīca Municipality       Nīca parish

                        Auri parish                           &nbs


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