Applying for a residence permit to Finland

Applying for a residence permit to Finland

Are you moving to Finland?


More infomartion to you, if are you:

EU Citizen


Citizen of the Nordic countries


Citizen of non-EU country


Please note that the limited reception of residence permit applications will resume in Finnish missions abroad.

In Oslo we have limited possibility to give a time for an appointment. If you are a student, please make sure your university will start on campus lectures in Finland for spring semester 2021. 


The Embassy is closed from Thursday 24th of December to Sunday 3rd of January.


Please contact us in Oslo by telephone: 22 12 49 00 or by email [email protected] 

Our telephone times are following: 

Monday and Wednesday 10.00. – 12.00. and 13.00 – 15.00

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 11.00 – 12.00 and 13.30 – 15.30