Embassy of Finland, Ankara

Customer service

Appointment booking is required for visiting the Embassy.

Embassy telephone service times and numbers:

Consular matters in Türkiye

Telephone service from Monday to Thursday 14.00 - 15.00.

Tel: +90 312 457 4444

Consular matters in Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria and Georgia

Telephone service on Tuesday and Thursday 14.00 - 15.00.

Tel: +90 312 457 4433

Exceptional opening hours

Visa matters:

Visa Center VFS Global serves customers in Türkiye at Ankara, Istanbul and Antalya as well as in Lebanon at Beirut.  Applicants must book an appointment for submitting their visa applications in advance.

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Contact details and opening hours of Visa Centers in Türkiye:

Contact details of Visa Center in Lebanon:

Residence permit matters:

Residence permit application center VFS Global serves customers in Türkiye at Ankara. Applicants must book an appointment for submitting their residence permit applications in advance.

Contact details and opening hours of Residence permit application centre in Türkiye:

  • Submission of applications: Mon-Wed 10:00-15:30 and Thu-Fri 09:00-15:30
  • Notification of decisions: 08:30-10:00
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Tel: +90 212 373 5823 (8.30-12.00 and 13.00-17.00)

Passport matters:

Appointment booking is required for the passport matters.
Book an appointment for passport matters through these emails:
[email protected] (Türkiye)
or
[email protected] (Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria and Georgia)

Email

Telephone exchange

  • +90 312 457 4400

Fax

  • +90 312 468 0072

Visiting address

Beyaz Zambaklar Sokağı No:44
06690 GAZIOSMANPASA, ANKARA
TÜRKIYE

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Personnel

Omar Fasolah
Trainee

Management

Ari Mäki
Head of Mission
CV
Tapani Kivelä
Deputy Head of Mission
Neslihan Akdağ
Assistant

Team Finland (Economic Promotion, Public Diplomacy, Culture and Communications)

Joona Selin
Senior Specialist
Janne Leskinen
Desk Officer
Ebru Çelikten
Assistant
Firat Dadaş
Assistant

Team for Consular and Migration Affairs: Turkey

Raimo Pahkasalo
Administrative Officer, Consular Services
Anna Vilkamaa
Administrative Officer
consular services
Nea Hiltunen
Administrative Officer
consular services

Team for Migration Affairs: Syria, Iraq, Lebanon, Jordan and Georgia

Merja Kärkkäinen
Consul, Team Leader
Fanni Flora
Administrative Officer
consular services
Otto Lönn
Administrative Officer consular services

Team for Administration

Raija Pöyhönen-deAlmeida Santos
Administrative Officer
Aleksi Henttonen
Assistant
Canan Boran
Administrative Assistant

Defense Attaché office