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Authorisation for the import or movement of harmful organisms, plants and plant products intended for experimental or scientific purposes and varietal selection
The selected organisation: Valsts augu aizsardzības dienests
Short description:
Harmful organisms, plants, plant products and objects coming into contact with them may be introduced into or moved into Latvia or into a protected zone existing therein, for testing or for scientific purposes and varietal selection, if a relevant permit has been obtained.
The State Plant Protection Service shall:
• review the documents submitted;
• assess the risk of spreading the harmful organism and take a decision on the application of appropriate phytosanitary measures;
• when a person has completed the phytosanitary measures, check the conformity of premises and facilities with the specified phytosanitary measures, as well as the scientific and technical qualifications of the personnel;
• after carrying out checks, a decision shall be taken regarding the issue of an authorisation for the importation or movement of harmful organisms, plants, plant products and objects in contact with them, determining the amount of material necessary for carrying out tests.
Beneficiaries:
Any person
Duration:
Time limit for the submission of a request - without limitation
Date of receipt of the service:
• a decision on the application of appropriate phytosanitary measures shall be taken within seven working days of receipt of all the necessary documents.
• Within two weeks after the person has notified the implementation of the specified phytosanitary measures in writing, checks shall be carried out on the conformity of premises and equipment with the specified phytosanitary measures, as well as on the scientific and technical qualifications of the personnel.
• a decision on the issue of an authorisation shall be taken within seven working days of carrying out the checks.
• a permit shall be issued within five working days of the decision being taken
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

The application must be accompanied by a copy of the document certifying the place of origin of the harmful organisms, plants, plant products and objects in contact with them intended for testing or scientific purposes and varietal selection.
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 is to be paid EUR 24,19 (per installation) in accordance with the invoice of the State Plant Protection Service, issued on the basis of Regulation No 493 of the Cabinet of Ministers of 12 July 2012, “Price List of State Plant Protection Service Charge Services”, Annex 2, paragraph 16 (see section “Other information” - “Regulatory enactments”)

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 permission to the specified mail address

In person
• customer arrives at the State Plant Protection Service and receives a decision and permit
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