GN 00312.220 Latvia – Vital Statistics Records
Procedure – Birth Certificates
Since births before 1921 were registered in the churches, any request for a person born before 1921 must show the church where the person was registered.
1. Office to Contact
a. Birth Occurred Before 1906
State History Archive
16 Slokas Street
b. Birth Occurred After 1905
Central Archive for Civil Registration Records
86 Brivibas Street
Riga, Latvia 1001
c. Alternative for People in the U.S.
2306 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Washington, D.C. 20008
Telephone: (202) 328-2840
Fax: (202) 328-2860
Request sent to an Archive in Lativa: 1.00LS
Request sent to the Latvian Embassy in the U.S.: $20.00 U.S.