Posts tagged as new rules

Going to Lithuania from Latvia? Know the new rules!

Monday, May 18, 2020

With the border between Latvia and Lithuania now open again, many Latvian residents are thinking of making a trip south. But before going, it’s worth reading up on the latest rules and regulations with which it will be necessary to comply. This is the information supplied by the Lithuanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Lithuanian government website and features several changes taking effect today, May 18. Be aware that…

Schengen: new rules for temporary checks at national borders

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Internal border checks within the Schengen area would be limited to a maximum of one year, instead of the current two-year period, the Civil Liberties Committee agreed. The Schengen Borders Code currently under revision allows member states to temporarily carry out checks at internal borders of the Schengen area, in the event of a serious threat to the public order or to internal security. The Civil Liberties Committee agreed on…