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Certificate for testing the effectiveness of plant protection products
The selected organisation: Valsts augu aizsardzības dienests
Short description:
Plant protection products shall be entered in the Register of Plant Protection Products if evidence has been provided that they are sufficiently effective in restricting harmful organisms and safe for the crop. Such evidence shall be obtained by means of efficacy testing trials for the registration of plant protection products. The regulatory enactments for performance tests have specified requirements for the performance of tests. The certificate for the performance of testing of the effectiveness of plant protection products shall confirm the fulfilment of the requirements specified in the regulatory enactments regarding registration of plant protection products.
The State Plant Protection Service shall:
• review the documents submitted;
• carry out conformity assessment;
• decide on the issue or re-issue of a certificate for the performance of tests for plant protection products;
• issue a certificate.
Beneficiaries:
Any person
Person who:
• registered in the Commercial Register
• conforms to the work quality requirements specified in the regulatory enactments regarding registration of plant protection products
• tests, studies and analyses shall be carried out and reports shall be prepared in accordance with the methods and standards specified in the regulatory enactments regarding registration of plant protection products
Duration:
Time limit for the submission of a request, without limitation, for the re-receipt of a certificate at least six months before the expiry of the certificate

Date of service receipt
• Within one month of receipt of all necessary documents, they shall be evaluated and a decision taken on the initiation of a conformity assessment * (if the documents have not been submitted or the information contained therein is incomplete, the time for the submission of the documents concerned shall be determined)
* the deadline for conformity assessment is the time needed to carry out the tests, from the beginning of the planning to the completion of the trial
• Coordinating the time of the conformity assessment with the pilot and carrying out the assessment
• On the basis of the results of the conformity assessment, a final decision shall be taken within one month following the receipt of the trial case and the review (for each type of trial indicated in the application)
Process description
Documents and forms
Other information
1. solis / Service requests
E-mail
• Customer sends documents to pasts@vaad.gov.lv or official electronic address
• documents must be signed with a secure electronic signature

Mail
• Customer sends documents by mail

In person
• customer arrives at the State Plant Protection Service and submits documents

Documents to be submitted
• The application must be accompanied by the following information:
- organisational structure
- Scientific and technical staff
- working rooms, laboratories, warehouses
- pilot areas, fields, greenhouses
- technical means, equipment
- Descriptions of operational procedures
• after completion of the trials, a trial case and an overview of each type of trials specified in the application
Payments: View payments
On the spot VAAD presence
Adrese: Lielvārdes iela 36, Rīga, LV-1006
Phone number: 67027406
Fax:
Other contact details:
Working time
Mail VAAD mail
Adrese: Lielvārdes iela 36, Rīga, LV-1006
Phone number: 67027406
Fax:
Other contact details:
Working time
2. solis / Payment for service
The service shall be paid at EUR 71,14 (for each type of testing) or EUR 35,57 (for each type of testing if the certificate is issued repeatedly) in accordance with the invoice of the State Plant Protection Service, which has been issued on the basis of Cabinet Regulation No 493 of 12 July 2012, Schedule of State Plant Protection Service Fee Services, Annex 2 or 59. point 60 (see “Other information” - “Regulatory acts”).

Service Fee Properties
Consignee: State Plant Protection Service
Registration No 90000042982
Account No. LV47TREL2160320005000
Bank: Treasury
BIC: TRELLV22
Payments: View payments
3. solis / Receipt of services
Mail
• Customer receives a decision and a certificate to the specified mail address

In person
• customer arrives at the State Plant Protection Service and receives a decision and certificate
Payments: View payments
On the spot VAAD presence
Adrese: Lielvārdes iela 36, Rīga, LV-1006
Phone number: 67027406
Fax:
Other contact details:
Working time
Mail VAAD mail
Adrese: Lielvārdes iela 36, Rīga, LV-1006
Phone number: 67027406
Fax:
Other contact details:
Working time