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In Latvia it is permitted to offer for trade fertilisers and substrates which have been produced or released for free circulation in one of the Member States of the European Union or Turkey in conformity with regulatory enactments, or have been produced in one of the countries of the European Economic Area.
In order to market such fertiliser or substrate in Latvia, the importer or manufacturer shall submit to the State Plant Protection Service the documents specified in Paragraph 34 of Regulation No 506 of Cabinet 01.09.2015.
The State Plant Protection Service shall:
• review the documents submitted;
• decide on the inclusion of a fertiliser or substrate recognised in another Member State of the European Union, a Member State of the European Economic Area or Turkey in the list of notified fertilisers and substrates;
• include information on the notified fertiliser or substrate in the list of notified fertilisers and substrates.

Process description

  1. Submission of documents
    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 following documents shall be attached to the application
    • Confirmation by the competent authority or manufacturer of the country concerned of the lawful marketing of a particular fertiliser or substrate in a Member State of the European Union, a Member State of the European Economic Area or Turkey
    • the labelling, labelling or accompanying document in the Latvian language corresponding to the language of the country which has recognised the fertiliser and substrate; if the application is submitted in paper form, the applicant shall also submit the labelling or labelling text in electronic form
    • Information on raw materials of organic fertiliser and substrate
    • Information on the organic fertiliser and substrate, if it contains animal by-products, indicating the official registration or recognition number assigned, as well as the website of the competent authority containing information that the producer of the organic fertiliser and substrate has been recognised or registered in accordance with the requirements of Regulation (EC) No 1069/2009

    The service is free.

  2. Receipt of services
    Information on the notified fertiliser or substrate is included in the list of notified fertilisers and substrates

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