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Coronavirus in Finland: Status and FAQs
New cases of COVID-19 remain high in Finland, but All COVID-19 restrictions are currently lifted.
Please see the following for latest information:
Status: Restrictions Regional
FAQs: Finnish Govt info and portal for all aspects of Corona
Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL): Latest COVID-19 Updates
Travel: See the Travel section

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Coronavirus: Finland Travel
New cases of COVID-19 remain high in Finland. International and domestic travel remain affected. Masks are not required on public transport. Read more

Ukraine: Finland Travel
Avoid travel to Ukraine and Russia. Finnair flights cancelled &/or disrupted, including travel to Asia. Summary in EF Travel section. Read more

City Bikes Return to Turku
Shared bicycles (Fölläri) are available until October 31. The new system will expand during the season, and requires use of the Donkey Republic app. Info & locations

Finnish Labour Market
Overview of the market, and outlook for 3rd Quarter 2022. Looking good, as recovery from COVID-19 contiinues! Read it!

Job Market Finland
Launched in May, Job Market Finland replaces the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment's long-lived TE-Services employment portal. 1000s of job listings, services for individuals, entrepreneurs, and employers. Check it!

City Bikes Open!
Shared bicycles in Helsinki, Espoo and Vantaa are available April 2022 - October 2022 inclusive. Hop on!

Summer Camps and Language Clubs
Fun, inspiring and adventurous language immersion camps and activities for kids and youths, with a growing variety for 2022!Join the fun

Safe Scooting
Traffic rules for scooters added to the Driving in Finland page. Also, traffic safety Stories for Children! Have a look

Nursing in Finland
Info about studying and practising as a registered nurse in Finland. Read more

Medical Finnish Language Courses
Ideal for healthcare professionals interested in working in Finland. Attain Finnish language skills for a medical environment, and integrate into the Finnish healthcare system. Read more

Online Shopping from non-EU Retailers
New import taxes and customs declaration rules are in effect from July 2021. More info

Summer Camps Are Back!
Language immersion summer camps for kids and youths are on again in summer 2021, with COVID safety measures in place. Join the fun!

Summer University Season!
Eighteen summer universities are offering Finnish courses in 2021. Read more

Duolingo Finnish
The free, long-anticipated course has been added to the Finnish language training apps section. See the apps

Uber Expands
Formerly only in Greater Helsinki, Uber is now available in Tampere and Turku. Get in!

Car Hire Discount
5%-10% off at Rhino Car Hire for Expat Finland visitors! Over 50,000 locations worldwide. More info

A New Concept in Accommodation
Noli Studios' serviced apartments with hotel amenities are a unique alternative to Helsinki rental apartments. Katajanokka, Sörnäinen, Myyrmäki. Read more

Tailored Apartment, Tailored Furnishing
Furent helps you locate an apartment anywhere in Finland, then furnishes it the way you want! Furent info

Rental Apartments
Finland-wide Search in English! From studios to large homes.Kodisto.fi

Corporate Accommodation
Agencies with expertise catering to employees on assignment in Finland; well-equipped apartments in Helsinki, Espoo and Tampere.Business Apartments

Condo Project Accommodation
A leader in project accommodation, Condo arranges lodgings Finland-wide for teams of up to 200, as well as in Sweden. Corporate accommodation also available. Condo info

Commercial Property
Finland-wide, Offices, restaurants, warehouses+ Property search

General Data Protection Regulation - GDPR
EU personal data regulation since 2018. Privacy

Popular Things

Quick Guide
Living & working in Finland, step-by-step. See the Guide

Housing
All about it: finding, renting, buying, selling... Housing info

Expat Finland Social Media
Finnish fun, tips and news for Expats. Facebook

Fun Things

Finnish Jokes & Faux Pas
Jokes about Finland, and funny Finnglish! Have a laugh

Fingerpori in English
Famous comic strip; strange Finnish humour! Fingerpori!

Finnish Things

thisisFINLAND
All about Finland, by the Finland Promotion Board. finland.fi

Visit Finland
The official travel guide of Finland. visitfinland.com

Finterest
Finland-wide events & activities in 20 languages. finterest.fi

Government Things

Embassies & Consulates
Foreign representation in Finland. Read more

Maahanmuuttovirasto (Migri)
Finnish Immigration Service. migri.fi

Kela
Social Insurance Institution of Finland. kela.fi

Verohallinto
Finnish Tax Administration. tax.fi

Suomi.fi
How to run a business in Finland. suomi.fi

Useful Things

'Opening Hours'
Business hours for almost everything in Finland. aukioloajat.com

Finnish the Fun Way
Grab a gamified app and learn Finnish on the go! Apple iOS and Android. Check them

Finnish Calendar
Calendar showing week numbers, Finnish holidays, and name days. paivyri.fi

Everyman's Right
Your rights and responsibilities for use of others' private land for camping, hunting, fishing, berry picking and more. PDF See the PDF

Nice Things

Finnish Wallpapers
Turn your phone or computer into a view of the lake! See them

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