Useful Links

Useful Links


IESAF’s main Facebook group

IESAF Tampere

IESAF Turku Pub quiz in English once a month, please check the group for full details.

IESAF Hämeenlinna

IESAF Events Page

IESAF Taste of Home

IESAF International Beer Club

IESAF Buy & Sell

IESAF Knitting Club Meet up once a week on a Thursday, check Facebook link for full details.

IESAF Business Group

IESAF Baby & Toddler Group Meet up once a week on a Wednesday, check Facebook link for full details.

Tampere Knitting Club

IESAF Finland Jobs in Finland

Friends of IESAF

“Expat Finland: Helping people get things done and enjoy living and working in Finland, since 2004.”

Finnish law, government and immigration services

Here you can find links where you can get information about Finnish laws, social rights, tax duties and immigration. The links point to English versions of the sites, but not all the content is in English. If you are considering moving to Finland consider checking the Finnish consulate (or its representatives) in your country. They will be able to provide with information about the moving process and visa requirements.

Finnish laws: This is a governmental service listing all the laws in Finland

Traffic laws and regulations

Study in Finland:

Social rights:

If you are moving to Finland

In general


Finnish Tax Office


Finnish Police


Local register offices (ex. to register a place of residence, marriage, etc.):

Business formalities (ex. opening a business):

Transportation (car, boat, plane) related formalities (ex. register a new vehicle, change of ownership, etc.):

Help for immigration:

Advises on Kela (Finnish social security) and Vero (Finnish taxes)

Advises on moving to Finland

Advises and information from Tulli (Finnish customs)

Tulli (information on importation of goods and boarder crossing requirements and rights):