The purpose of the natural resources tax is to promote economically efficient use of natural resources, restrict pollution of the environment, reduce manufacturing and sale of environment polluting substances, promote implementation of new, environment-friendly technology, support sustainable development in the economy, as well as to ensure environmental protection measures financially. Natural Resources Tax application regulate’s Natural Resources Tax Law.

More information about Natural Resources Tax in home page of Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Developtment of the Republic of Latvia.