- Digital nomad visa launched in Latvia as of February 1, 2022
On February 1, 2022, the government of Latvia announced that third-country foreign nationals would be permitted to request a temporary visa for the purposes of remote work. Eligible applicants must prove having worked with the employer registered abroad for at least six months and make a minimum average salary of EUR 2,857.50 per month. The visa will initially be granted for a period of one year, with the possibility to renew for an additional year.
What are the Changes?
The government of Latvia has launched a new digital remote work visa that will allow eligible third-country foreign nationals to live and work remotely in the country for an initial period of one year. The employing company must be registered abroad for the applicant to qualify.
Continue to check the government of Latvia’s website for the latest updates and information.
Written by: Jessie Butchley, Global Immigration Writer, Envoy Global
Source: Office of Citizenship and Migration Affairs Republic of Latvia