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Moving from Finland and living abroad

Moving abroad is regulated by agreements between countries. You must make a notification of move if you are a Finnish citizen and you are moving to a foreign country to stay there for more than three months. Make a notification of move also when you move back to Finland. You must always notify Kela when you are moving abroad. Notify Kela if you intend to stay in a foreign country for more than 3 months. On page Notification of move you can read about the advantages and timing of a notification of move.

Living and travelling in EU countries

Practical information for you who are interested in moving and travelling within EU.