Service fees are non-refundable and paid in AUD subject to the Ministry's exchange rate.

Please note the Embassy of Finland in Australia only accepts Eftpos, Visa and MasterCard. Cash payments will not be accepted.

Service Fees from 15.6.2019


Passport and identity card




Fast-track passport


Temporary passport


Identity card


Identity card, when applied together with passport


Permits for entry and residence


Residence permits  (including family relations)



First residence permit for work or a self-employed person



First residence permit, no labour market testing (other work, specialist, researcher, athlete, coach or trainer)



Residence permit for studies



Residence permit for a minor



Schengen visa


Schengen visa for children aged 6–11 and for citizens of Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Cape Verde, Georgia, North Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Russian Federation, Serbia and Ukraine.


Schengen visa for children under 6 years, family members of EU citizens as well as school pupils, students, postgraduate students and accompanying teachers who undertake stays for the purpose of study or educational training.


Citizenship matters


Citizenship declaration



Citizenship declaration for a minor



Release from citizenship

Request for determination of citizenship status $81

Notarial and other services


Notarial certificate 

Assistance to Finnish citizens in distress $65