Necessary documents depend on the reason based on which you are getting the permit. For example, in case of purchase of real estate in addition to valid travelling document you also need:

  1. Fill in the application form
  2. A photo
  3. Document that proves the necessary level of income
  4. Document that proves planned living place in Latvia
  5. Document that proves that payment for the real estate was done without cash
  6. If the real estate is owned longer than one year than foreigner needs a document that proves that he doesn’t have real estate tax liabilities
  7. Certified real estate valuation report that depicts the whether market value of the real estate corresponds to the Immigration law
  8. A punishability statement issued by a competent institution of the citizenship or host country for any ex-patriot over 14 years old
  9. Payment document that proves that state fee was paid in full