Administrative divisions of Latvia (valid since 1 July 2009).
Ķegums (Keggum)) is a town in Latvia, the administrative centre of Ķegums Municipality on the right bank of the Daugava River.
Birzgale Parish (Birzgales pagasts) is an administrative territorial entity of the Ķegums Municipality, Latvia.
Latvia (or; Latvija), officially the Republic of Latvia (Latvijas Republika), is a sovereign state in the Baltic region of Northern Europe.
A merger, consolidation or amalgamation, in a political or administrative sense, is the combination of two or more political or administrative entities, such as municipalities (in other words cities, towns, etc.), counties, districts, etc., into a single entity.
A municipality is usually a single urban or administrative division having corporate status and powers of self-government or jurisdiction as granted by national and state laws to which it is subordinate.