LTV the Latvian national broadcaster has confirmed it will not compete in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest.
Latvia has confirmed that they will not be returning to the Junior Eurovision Song Contest this year. Latvia last participated in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in 2011 when the contest was held in Yerevan, Armenia. Latvia participated in the contest on five occasions with their best result coming at the first contest in 2003, where Dzintars Čīča finished in 9th place with 37 points.
To date seven countries have confirmed that they will compete in Junior Eurovision 2016.