Latvian Honorary Consulate in Johannesburg

The Embassy of Latvia is located in Johannesburg which is the city of South Africa.

Moving towards the Head of Mission of the embassy of Latvia located in South Africa is Dr Hanoch Neishlos, Honorary Consul. The primary purpose of an Embassy is to provide assistance to the citizens who travel or want to live in the host country. You need to have several documents for this purpose, and an embassy provides you all of the consulate services. To visit the embassy, you must make your appointment and choose the date/time that is available on the schedule.

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Head of Mission: Dr Hanoch Neishlos, Honorary Consul

COVID-19 Statistics - Latvia
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease the Latvian Honorary Consulate in Johannesburg could have adjusted its office hours or services. Please do confirm personally.

Latvia Tourists Details
Latvia is a beautiful place to visit. It is quite popular for tourism as it has a number of historical places, and many other spots for tourists. Every year, a number of tourists visit Latvia.

Consular Services
Several consular services are provided by the embassy of Latvia situated in South Africa. These may include visa or passport processing, marriage registration along with document legalization as well. Apart from this, South Africa has a representation in Latvia. The consulate services are granted to visitors from South Africa to Latvia as well as to Afghan citizens in South Africa. These consulate services are listed below:

  • Process passport applications
  • Process visa applications
  • Notarizing documents
  • Legalization of documents
  • Absentee Tazkera
  • Issuing emergency travel documents
  • Power of attorney
  • Birth Certificate
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Application forms
  • Authentication of documents

Visa types granted by Latvia are;

  • Latvia Tourist Visa (T)
  • Latvia Business Visa (B)
  • Latvia Employment Visa (E)
  • Latvia Student Visa (S)
  • Latvia Transit Visa (Tr)
  • Latvia Research (R)
  • Latvia Journalist (J)
  • Latvia Medical (M)
  • Latvia Surrogacy
  • Latvia Conference (C)
  • Latvia Entry (X) visa
  • Latvia For Study of Yoga/Vedic culture/Indian system of dance/Music

You can book your appointments to visit the embassy by contacting them through phone call/ email or check schedules on their official website. It is mandatory to contact before visiting the embassy because the office hours may vary.

*Please help us to update with correct information for Latvian Honorary Consulate in Johannesburg, if you find this information is not correct.


Gerhard Bosman

Good day! I am South African. I plan on visiting Riga for a conference on 12-13 April 2024. Please advise on: 1. The cost of a visa in ZAR 2. Appointment days of the week, since I have to travel from Bloemfontein, and 3. The Process time for a tourism visa application. Sincerely Gerhard Bosman

Clare Ann Diederichs

I would like to make an appointment to apply for a tourist visa to visit Latvia. My flight leaves on the 5th june 2023


I would like to make an appointment as soon as possible.


I Want to apply for a visa for Latvia Where do I apply Iam from Potchefstroom North West