Activities and functions

The objective of LTA is:

  • to facilitate production and installation of high quality tin roofs, drainage system, various auxiliary elements, and decorative elements of tin,
  • to maintain working standards and culture of tinsmiths on high level,
  • to eliminate work of unqualified and dishonest tinsmiths,
  • to facilitate acquisition of new technologies in work of tinsmiths,
  • to promote practice, education and certification of new tinsmiths.

In order to achieve these goals and for successful operations, as well as perspective development, LTA has set out the main tasks:

  • to educate tinsmiths,
  • to maintain and promote recognition of tinsmiths,
  • to consult customers of tinsmiths regarding tin products,
  • to follow the latest technological achievements of tinsmiths and to facilitate use of the new technologies in Latvia.

Members of the Tinsmiths Association, their rights and obligations:

  • Individual and legal entities related to the craft of tinsmiths, which recognize Bylaws of the Association, may become members of LTA.
  • LTA members are entitled to elect and be elected into management, to regularly and timely receive information regarding activities of the tinsmiths association, to propose new ideas and projects for development of the association.
  • Obligations of LTA members – to honor Latvian Tinsmiths Association with their work, to pay the membership fee in due amount and on due time, to participate in events, meetings and activities organized by LTA, to promote development of the Tinsmiths Association in the state.