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Birth of a child

Remember

  • Parents do not need to report the birth of a child who was born in a hospital in Finland to the Population Information System.
  • Submit a notification of the child’s name and mother tongue to the Population Information System within three months of the child’s birth.
  • Your child's growth and development will be monitored at your municipality's child health clinic.



Text edited by: Suomi.fi editorial staff
Updated: 5/12/2021