State Fire and Rescue Service of Latvia
Functions of the State Fire and Rescue Service:
1. to implement state policy in the field of fire safety, fire-fighting, civil protection and
operation of the single emergency phone number “112”;
2. to supervise compliance with the fire safety and civil protection requirements specified in
regulatory enactments;
3. to perform fire-fighting and rescue works;
4. to co-ordinate the activities of fire safety, fire-fighting and rescue services and voluntary
fire-fighter organisations established by institutions, organisations, commercial companies
and local governments, which activities are related to fire safety and fire-fighting

   Co-funded by European Union Civil Protection