Latvian diplomatic missions
|United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland|
|National Day: 12 June|
|H.E. Mr. Andris Teikmanis, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary|
|Address:||45 Nottingham Place, London W1U 5LY, UK|
|Telephone:||(44) 20 731 200 41
(44) 20 731 200 40 (Consular Section)
|Fax:||(44) 20 731 200 42|
|Wales: Honorary Consul|
|Mr Andris Tauriņš, Honorary Consul|
|Address:||Lulworth House, Monk Street, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire NP7 5NP, Wales, United Kingdom|
|Telephone:||(44) 1873 857 177|
|Fax:||(44) 1873 852 630|
|Remarks:||Particularly interested in: civil engineering, management, cooperation in culture and education|
|Newry, Northern Ireland: Honorary Consul|
|Dr William Gerard O'Hare, Honorary Consul|
|Address:||Dromalane Mill, Newry, Co.Down, Northern Ireland, BT35 8QS, United Kingdom|
|Telephone:||(44) 28 4173 9200|
|Fax:||(44) 28 4173 9203|
Particularly interested in: real estate development, architecture, education
|Edinburgh, Scotland: Honorary Consul|
|Mr John McGregor, Honorary Consul|
|Address:||17 Rutland Street, City of Edinburgh, EH1 2AE, UK|
|Telephone:||(44) 131 221 25 45|
|Fax:||(44) 131 228 33 45|
|Remarks:||Particularly interested in: investment in real estate|
|West Midlands: Honorary Consul|
|Peter Michael Mathews CMG, Honorary Consul|
|Address:||Stambermill House, 1 Bagley Street, Lye, Stourbridge, West Midlands|
|Telephone:||(44) 1384 893893|
|Fax:||(44) 1384 891504|
|Remarks:||Particularly interested in: economic cooperation, metal industry|
Further information on missions of Latvia abroad
The Republic of Latvia has 44 diplomatic and consular missions: 35 embassies; 6 permanent representations, 1 consulate general and 2 consulates.
In embassies and representations performing both diplomatic and consular functions, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary can be accredited in one country of residence or international organisation, or, beside his permanent residence, in several countries or international organisations.
At the begining of 2013, Latvia has 151 Honorary Consuls and 16 Consuls General abroad.
In the Republic of Latvia, there are 37 foreign embassies, 11 international organisations, 22 honorary consulates and 3 consulates general.
An Honorary Consul or an Honorary Consul General of the Republic of Latvia is a person entrusted by the Republic of Latvia to perform representational or consular functions for the state in accordance with the 1963 Vienna Convention on Consular Relations and other international agreements, The Law on Diplomatic and Consular Service, and other laws and regulations. Both citizens of Latvia and citizens of foreign countries can be Honorary Consuls, and an Honorary Consul should have an outstanding reputation. An Honorary Consul is neither a civil servant nor an employee of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.