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Temporary recognition of professional qualifications for work LR
The selected organisation: Latvijas Ārstu biedrība
Short description:
Doctors and dentists from EU countries can provide professional services on a temporary basis. If a citizen of the European Union wishes to provide temporary services with an EU professional qualification (in terms of limited duration, frequency and extent).
Beneficiaries:
Individual
Doctors and dentists.
Duration:
The Latvian Association of Physicians shall issue a permit for the provision of temporary professional services and the result of a qualification check and shall notify the declaration within one month from the date of receipt of the declaration and the documents attached thereto. If the provider of short-term professional services has not added all the necessary documents to the declaration or it is necessary to request additional information from his home country, the time limit for taking the decision may be extended in accordance with the procedures specified in the Administrative Procedure Law for a period not exceeding four months after receipt of the declaration.
Process description
Documents and forms
Other information
1. solis / Submission of documents
Doctors from EU countries can provide professional services on a temporary basis. If a citizen of the European Union wishes to provide temporary services (in terms of limited duration, frequency and extent) with a professional qualification obtained by the EU, that person should pursue a permanent professional activity in his or her home country. In order to receive a temporary registration certificate (for one year), the doctor must submit the following documents:

A declaration for the provision of short-term services, completed in the official language (may be received at THE OFFICE of LAB by the secretary);
A copy of the identity document and a copy of the document certifying the nationality of the applicant (if it is not indicated in the identity document), accompanied by a translation of the document into the official language;
Documents attesting to the education and professional qualifications corresponding to the profession indicated in the declaration (originals or certified copies) or notarially certified derivatives of the relevant documents (transcripts, extracts or copies), accompanied by a translation of the document into the official language;
Documents (originals) of the competent authorities of the home country or notarially certified derivatives of the relevant documents (transcripts, extracts or copies), which certify the right of the applicant to perform professional activity in the relevant profession, accompanied by a translation of documents into the official language;
A document issued by the competent authorities of the home State certifying that a person has not been deprived or restricted from the right to pursue a professional activity in which temporary services will be provided, accompanied by a translation into the official language;
A document attesting the knowledge of the official language in accordance with regulatory enactments, which determines the amount of knowledge of the official language necessary for the performance of professional and professional duties (level C1);
A document issued by the competent authority of the applicant's home State certifying the duration and type of professional activity of the applicant in the regulated profession in which temporary services will be provided, accompanied by a translation of the document into the official language.
Documents attesting professional activity insurance, accompanied by a translation of documents into the official language.
If the profession or the education required for its acquisition is not regulated in the applicant's country of residence, a document or a notarially certified derivative of the relevant document (true copy, extract or copy) certifying that the applicant has carried out a professional activity in the relevant regulated profession in the applicant's home country or another EU Member State for a total of at least one year in the last 10 years, or in the country of the Economic Area, accompanied by a translation of the document into the official language;
Cabinet Regulation No. 168
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On the spot Latvian Association of Physicians
Adrese: Skolas iela 3, Rīga, LV-1010
Phone number: 29179248
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2. solis / Communication
The decision shall be taken by the Education Commission of the Latvian Association of Physicians. If additional documents are required, an expert of the Latvian Association of Physicians shall contact the applicant.

Contact the experts of the Latvian Association of Physicians in matters of recognition of professional qualifications.
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On the spot Latvian Association of Physicians
Adrese: Skolas iela 3, Rīga, LV-1010
Phone number: 29179248
Fax:
Other contact details:
Working time