Advice reception is on holiday 17.12.2015 – 5.1.2016. First reception again 6.1.2016


The advice reception will be on holiday 17.12.2015 – 5.1.2016. The last recetion of the year will be on Wednesday 16.12 and the first one in January will be on Wednesday 6.1.2016

Neuvonta on joululomalla 17.12.2015 – 5.1.2016. Viimeinen vastaanotto joulukuussa pidetään 16.12 ja tammikuun ensimmäinen 6.1.2016

Rådgivningen håller jullov 17.12 – 5.1.2016. Den sista rådgivningen i december hålls 16.12 och januaris första 6.1. 2016

Volunteers of the Free Movement Network give advice to foreigners every Wednesday from 5 pm to 7 pm (17:00–19:00) at Kaarlenkatu 5, Helsinki. You can arrive directly to the reception.

When necessary the reception may last longer. We can best advise you if you bring along documents connected to your case.

Why do we give advice?

Do you know how to get a work permit in Finland?
Have you received a negative asylum decision and are afraid of deportation?
Are you unsure about how to apply for a student permit extension?
Do you want to know how family ties are defined in Finnish Aliens law?
Do you find it difficult to fill out the Immigration office’s forms?

The legislation, permit procedures and bureaucracy connected with immigration may sometimes feel too heavy and difficult to comprehend. Immigration officials’ decisions may also cause anxiousness and.