The embassy’s customer service is open on a very limited basis and only by appointment due to the COVID-19 situation.

Residence permits
Currently, the Embassy processes residence permits only by appointment.

For Schengen visa matters in Kazakhstan, Finland is represented by Estonia in Nur-Sultan and Lithuania in Almaty. For contact details, please see 

The Embassy of Finland will be closed during following holidays during the year 2022:


6.1. Epiphany

8.3. International Women's Day

21. - 23.3. Nauryz, Kazakhstan

15.4. Good Friday

18.4. Easter Monday

9. - 10.5. Defender of the Fatherland Day, Victory Day

26.5. Ascension Day

24.6. Midsummer’s Eve

6.7. Capital Day (Kazakhstan)

6.12. Independence Day of Finland

26.12. 2nd Day of Christmas