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Independence Day greeting from the President of the Republic of Finland to Finnish expatriates...

    MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF FINLAND Dear Friends, The past year has again been exceptional. Concerns and restrictions caused by the pandemic have continued to...

EU Digital Covid Certificate and traveling during the pandemic

Published 24.9.2021, updated 14.12.2021 EU Digital Covid Certificate Finland began using the EU Digital Covid Certificate during the summer of 2021. The document includes a certification...

Going on a trip? Remember 5 T’s i.e. ‘high five’ before your journey

Published 28.6.2021, updated 2.12.2021 ❗️1. Travel recommendations: Read Ministry for Foreign Affairs’ travel tips and guidance on travelling. ❗️2. Travel notification: File a travel notification at matkustusilmoitus -system...

The fees for Finnish passports and identity cards issued abroad will increase as of...

26.11.2021 The fees for passports and identity cards issued by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Finnish missions abroad will increase starting on 1.1.2022 as...
Adult high schools and programs are also an excellent way to attend high school outside Finland.

Remote paths for students in Finland

Expatriate Finns are interested in a variety of opportunities for remote studies in Finland. There are plenty of alternatives available, but it’s not always...

Expatriate Finns’ banking services in Finland

The Finland Society’s Information Services have received many queries from expatriate Finns about banking. Many expatriates feel that the basic banking service obligation in...

Top scientist Joy Wolfram is Finnish Expatriate of the Year 2021

Finland Society has selected top researcher Joy Wolfram as the Finnish Expatriate of the Year 2021. Wolfram, a US-based nanoscientist, is working to develop...

Persons without a municipality of residence in Finland may be entitled to free COVID-19...

Even you are not registered as a resident of any Finnish municipality, you can visit a public health provider for COVID-19 testing, treatment and...

The Finland Society’s is working remotely

  11.8.2021 The Finland Society’s office  is closed due to the coronavirus. During this time, the society’s staff is working remotely. You can reach us best by email...

We are closed for the summer holidays July 1.  – July 31.

We are closed for the summer holidays July 1.  - July 31. We will be back to work on Monday, August 2. Our staff will be...