Embassy of Finland, Ottawa
ISMO in Vancouver
Finnish comedian Ismo Leikola is coming to the West Coast. ISMO made his US debut in 2014 at the Laugh Factory in Hollywood where he won the title of “The Funniest Person in the World.”
Finnish short Super Comfort at the online European Union Film Festival
14. – 21.5.2020
The twenty-short films at 2020 EUSFF can be seen anywhere in Canada May 14 – 21 online, for free.
The Fantastic at Hot Docs International Documentary Film Festival
28.5. – 6.6.2020
Hot Docs is the largest documentary film festival in North America and an important stop on the festival circuit. Finnish director Maija Blåfield’s The Fantastic is the lone entry from Finland in this...
Covid-19 News for Canada
For the time being only Canadian citizens and permanent residents, their immediate family members and persons residing in Canada with a valid permit are allowed to enter the country.
Embassy offers only restricted services by appointment starting June 1st
Due to building closure normal operation of the embassy has been suspended. Passport and notarial services as well as population register updates are available strictly by appointment. Please email [email protected] or call 613 288 2233 from Monday to Friday between 9-12.
Foreign Ministry’s repatriation flights have ended
The repatriation flights arranged by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs as a result of the COVID-19 crisis have ended. Altogether 16 flights were carried out, with a total of 3,227 tourists returning to Finland or through Finland to their home country in Europe. Around 2,000 of the passengers on the flights were tourists returning to Finland.