State Labour Inspectorate Republic of Latvia


The State Labour Inspectorate (SLI) is the direct management authority, which is subordinated to the Minister of Welfare. The legal status, function, tasks and the operational procedure of the SLI is defined in the State Labour Inspectorate Law adopted on 19 June 2008. The SLI is the only one state institution that carries out the implementation of the policy in the field of labour legal relations and occupational safety and health.

State Labour Inspectorate:

  • supervise and control observance of the requirements of the regulatory enactments regarding labour legal relationships and OSH;
  • control how employers and employees mutually fulfil the obligations specified in employment contracts and collective labour agreements;
  • provide free consultations to employers and employees on labour legal relations and OSH;


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