Embassy of Finland, Canberra
The contact information of the Honorary Consulates of Finland can be found on the country-specific websites.
Email: [email protected]
Tel. +61 262 733 800
For further advice on the coronavirus (COVID-19) and the precautions you should take, please visit www.health.gov.au. Please follow the requirements and guidance for seeking medical advice and self-quarantining.
+358 9 1605 5555
Assistance of Finnish nationals in distress abroad. No visa inquiries. Phone calls will be recorded.
Q&A about travelling and coronavirus
We have put together frequently asked questions with answers about travel and coronavirus.
If you are travelling abroad, return to Finland!
Due to the prevailing emergency conditions based on the Emergency Powers Act, the Government has decided to restrict traffic at Finland’s external borders starting on Thursday 19 March at 00.00. Finns travelling abroad are encouraged to return to Finland as soon as possible.
Travel Authorisation Letters
Travel authorisation letters for passengers who are permitted to enter Finland or transit in Finland via Helsinki-Vantaa International Airport during emergency conditions are available below. The letters can be submitted to the authorities if necessary.
Advice for crossing state or territory borders in Australia
As a precaution against the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), several Australian states/territories have restricted travel across their borders. Finnish citizens and residents of Finland are advised to refer to the information in this article if they intend to cross state or territory borders in Australia.
Perth Passport Mission
The Embassy of Finland's Perth passport mission has been be postponed indefinitely as a precaution against the spread of the respiratory illness caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19).