International House Helsinki – Your entry to working and settling in Helsinki area
Want to make your visit to International House Helsinki as quick and easy as possible?
SERVICE ADVISOR will help you get started: it will direct you to the right services and specify which documents you need to bring with you.
Service Advisor is out of use until 5.8.
International House Helsinki provides a wide range of information and public authority services to meet the needs of international newcomers in the Helsinki metropolitan area. We also offer free advisory and counselling services to employers on issues related to international workforce. View the service menu to learn more about the services available to you.
General information & guidance
Registration, personal identity code & change of address
Tax card/number & tax info
Social security and benefits
Info about TE (employment) services & registering as a jobseeker
Pension insurance & A1 certificate from abroad
Employee Rights Advisory Service
General information and guidance for internationals
Monday–Thursday 9:00–16:00, Friday 10:00–16:00
For online information, please visit: infoFinland.fi
For information on Finnish and Swedish language courses, please visit: Finnishcourses.fi
Advisory and counselling service for employers
The service is currently unavailable.
For media & stakeholders
+358 (0)40 621 4790
Lintulahdenkuja 2, 00530 Helsinki
Please note the following exceptions to regular service hours:
TE Office service desk is closed daily between 12:00–13:00.
The Finnish Centre for Pensions (ETK) is present at the service point from Monday to Wednesday, 9:00–12:00 and 13:00–16:00. Service is closed in July.