Immigration to Latvia

There are many reasons why people decide to immigrate, the most popular reason is tendency to change life. Immigration to European Union is the most interesting direction of immigration. EU countries attract people by their nature beauty, life style, economic and social development, security and guarantee of protection of the rights for every person.

Immigrate to the European Union is not an easy way, as it requires a lot of knowledge, strength and energy, but the main factor for immigration in Europe is the desire. Latvia is one of the most popular countries for immigration among EU countries.

Ways for immigration to Latvia:

  • Investment to country economy;
  • Company registration;
  • Work permit;
  • The intention to get education in Latvia.

The most popular ways of getting residence permit in Latvia is:

  • Bank deposit for a period of more than 5 years and in the amount at least 300 thousand Euro;
  • Purchase of real estate. In order to get residence permit in Latvia the foreigner should buy one object of real property for the price not less than 250 thousand Euro, and market price of such property should be not less than 80 thousand Euro. The foreigner, who bought real estate, gets residence permit for 5 years, but every year should register in the migration department. The advantage of immigration to Latvia is that the foreigner shouldn’t always stay on the territory of Latvia in order to prolong residence permit for the next year. Getting residence permit in Latvia for the owner of the real estate gives also possibility to immigrate for his/her whole family.

Purchase of the real estate on credit do not provide the possibility to get residence permit in Latvia because the main goal of the country to attract investment in Latvia at the expense of foreigners.

  • Getting residence permit through company registration. The minimal cash investment in the company should constitute at least 36 thousand Euro, state taxes must be at least 40 thousand Euro annually. The other option is to buy a working business.

The foreigner receives residence permit for a period of 5 years with a mandatory to renew it once a year. Wife, minors, persons under guardianship/custody also have a possibility to get residence permit.

The foreigner, who registers company in Latvia can develop the business in other European Union countries, which are members of Schengen agreement. He/she gets access to a market of 500 million inhabitants, where there are no inter-state duties, customs, dual VAT, and where most of industries are regulated by a single EU legislation.

Foreigner and his/her family have possibility to apply for citizenship after 5 years residing with residence permit in Latvia

The most popular way of immigration to Latvia among the representatives of the CIS countries is immigration on the basis of buying real estate in Latvia. The Russians are reliable and frequent buyers of real estate in Riga and Jurmala, while citizens of Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan acquire real estate in large cities and in the regions. The people of Ukraine and Belarus buy properties rarely, but the rates are constantly increasing.


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