Valdis Strauts –Notary General (1990 -1992)
Agris Eglītis - Notary General (1992 -1993)
Juris Volkovs - Notary General (1993 -1994)
Edgars Šķenderis – Acting Notary General (1994 -1995)
Rihards Zolotovs - Notary General (1995 -1996)
Māris Gulbis - Notary General (1996 -2002)
Jānis Endziņš - Notary General (2002 -2007)
Ringolds Balodis - Notary General (2008 - 2013)
The purpose of the activities of the Register of Enterprises of the Republic of Latvia (hereinafter referred to as - the Register of Enterprises) is to make the registration of the legal subjects specified in the Law On the Register of Enterprises of the Republic of Latvia in order to establish the legal status of the legal subjects and to provide public credibility of the data (on the registered legal subjects and legal data) specified by laws and regulations, as well as to ensure accessibility of the data specified by laws and regulations.
The Register of Enterprises is a direct administration institution that functions under supervision of the Minister for Justice.
The notary public of the Register of Enterprises makes the registration of the legal subjects and legal data specified by the Law.
The functions of the Register of Enterprises are:
1) To register merchants and their branches, foreign merchants and representative offices and representatives of organizations, cooperative societies, European Economic Groupings, European cooperative societies, politic parties and their alliances, administrators, insolvency subjects, remedy process and insolvency proceedings, associations and foundations, trade unions, mass media, religious organisations and their institutions, public and private partnership agreements, decisive influence, commercial pledges, spouse property relations and arbitrages and to ensure maintenance of the relevant registers.
2) To render information on the registered legal subjects and legal data.
3) To make other functions specified by laws and regulations.
In June, 2011, the Register of Enterprises concluded an agreement with the partners of the Baltic Sea Region Transnational Cooperation Programme Project E-GOvernment solutions as instruments to qualify the public sector for the specific needs of small and medium sized enterPRISEs (SMEs) in the rural BSR - EgoPrise – Latvian Association of Local and Regional Governments, Latvian Chamber of Trade and Industry and the Foundation Riga Business University on the cooperation for the improvement of the services provided by the Register of Enterprises regarding the introduction of business registration e-services.
The expert board established by the cooperation parties held frequent meetings to discuss the issues related to the introduction of e-services, and the Register of Enterprises informed the cooperation partners on the topicalities in the e-service implementation process. The Register of Enterprises provided the cooperation partners with detailed information on the document processing within the institution, incl. demonstrations, thus providing support for the modelling of the ideal registration process. The cooperation partners provided the Register of Enterprises with the information about the necessary changes in the registration process on the basis of the research and entrepreneur surveys carried out within the EgoPrise project.
During the final stage of cooperation in November, 2012, the project cooperation partners held two conferences (In Riga and Liepāja) on the e-services introduced by the Register of Enterprises, as well as prepared a brochure on e-services of the Register of Enterprises. The e-services provided by the Register of Enterprises are available on the portal www.latvija.lv.
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We provide the possibility to get acquainted with the registration documents on the spot. We issue notices on the insolvency proceedings of undertakings and their stages.
You have a possibility to ask a question, as well as to send an application to the RE.
NACE classifier is provided for the exact determination of the type of activities of an undertaking.