Institutions Under Subordination of the Ministry



State Police
Latvian State Police is a state institution to protect the State and society from criminal and other illegal threats to life, health, rights and freedoms, property and interests.

In case of emergency call: 110
Address: Čiekurkalna 1.līnija 1, k-4, Riga
Phone 67075212; fax: 67075053

  State Security Service
VDD is one of the three Security and Intelligence Services in Latvia besides Constitution Protection Bureau (SAB) and Defence Intelligence and Security Service (MIDD). VDD is counterintelligence and domestic security service, which gathers the information from different sources, carries out its analysis, informs senior officials about the threats identified to the national security as well as takes measures to neutralise them.

Address: 99A K. Barona str.
 Riga, Latvia, LV-1012

24 h contact: +371 67208964,

Internal Security Bureau
The Internal Security Bureau is a state administration authority, whose task is to detect, prevent and investigate offences, committed by officials and employees of subordinated institutions (except Security Police) of the Ministry of the Interior, thereby raising the trust of society in state administration and improving public safety.

Address: K.Valdemara Street 1A, Riga,
phone: 67209000

  State Border Guard
The main task of the State Border Guard lies within its collaboration with other Latvian institutions: to protect and keep watch of the State border and supervise foreigner observation of residential regulations within the state. The State Border Guard to perform its tasks on sea and air employ three (3) helicopters and twenty (20) sailing means. Latvian State Border Guard is armed and its functions are providing of inviolability of the state border and prevention of illegal migration.
Confidential line: 80001060
Information regarding crossing the state boarder: 67075616

Address: Rūdolfa iela 5, Riga, phone 67075617, 67075739, fax 67075600,

The State Fire-fighting and Rescue Service
The State Fire-fighting and Rescue Service implements: State policy in the field of fire safety, fire-fighting and civil protection;  supervises compliance with the fire safety requirements specified in regulatory enactments; co-ordinates the activities of fire safety, fire-fighting and rescue services established by institutions, organisations, commercial companies and local governments, and voluntary fire-fighter organisations which activities are related to fire safety and fire-fighting.

In case if emergency call - 112
Address: Maskavas iela 5, Riga,
phone 67075824, fax 67224733,


Office of Citizenship and Migration Affairs
The Office of Citizenship and Migration Affairs is responsible for issue of identity and travel documents, maintenance of the Population Register, implementation of the state migration policy, including development and implementation of repatriation and asylum policy.

Address: Čiekurkalna 1.līnija 1, k-3, Riga,
phone 67219183, for information contact 8300,

  Health and Sport Centre of Ministry of the Interior Address: Čiekurkalna 1.līnija 1, korpuss 1, Riga, phone: 67829850, fax: 67829863,

Information Centre of Ministry of Interior

The Information Centre of the Ministry of the Interior is a direct administration authority subordinate to the Ministry of the Interior. The purpose of the activities of the Centre is to facilitate the prevention and combating of crime and the protection of public order and safety by utilising the means of information processing and analysis.

Address: Bruņinieku iela 72b, Riga,
phone 67208218, fax 67208219,

Polyclinic of the Ministry of the Interior

The main directions of operations for the Health centre:

  • participation in the insurance of persons in the interior system who are cleared for the fulfillment of official duties: the system for the control of employee health, the hiring of employees, and the retiring thereof from service;
  • provision of ambulatory health-care services at both the primary (primary care physician) and the secondary (specialists, diagnostic tests) health-care levels;
  • provision of professional rehabilitation services at the ambulatory unit in Jūrmala.
Address: Čiekurkalna 1.līnija 1, korpuss 1, Riga, phone 67829915, fax: 67829902,
   Provision State Agency Address: Čiekurkalna 1.līnija 1, k-2, Riga
phone 67829079, fax 67829082,