Permits and obligations
Filter permit list
- Digital and Population Data Services AgencyPermit or other obligationNationwidePublic serviceA registered religious community can apply for a member of their community a right to officiate weddings.Service channels:
- Regional State Administrative AgencyPermit or other obligationNationwidePublic serviceEmployers may be granted an exemption from preparing a shift schedule if it would be extremely difficult due to the irregularity of the work.Service channels:
- PoliisiPermit or other obligationNationwidePublic serviceThe National Police Board grants and cancels licences for the commercial transfer, import, export and transit of weapons to Finland and from Finland.Service channels:
- Finnish CustomsPermit or other obligationNationwidePublic serviceApply for the authorisation if your company engages in regular transits or regular and financially significant import of goods from outside the EU.
- Regional State Administrative AgencyPermit or other obligationNationwide except the Åland IslandsPublic serviceTransporting animals as part of commercial activities or for economic gain requires a permit from the Regional State Administrative Agency.
- Finnish Medicines Agency FimeaPermit or other obligationNationwidePublic serviceUnder section 88a of the Medicines Act, prior notice of clinical trials with veterinary drugs to Fimea is required.Service channels:
- Regional State Administrative Agency
Certificate of competency for the slaughter of animals and euthanasia of fur animalsRegional State Administrative AgencyPermit or other obligationNationwide except the Åland IslandsPublic serviceCompetency certificates for the slaughter of animals and the euthanasia of fur animals are issued by the Regional State Administrative Agency.
- Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority
Approvals and qualifications issued by the Radiation and Nuclear Safety AuthorityRadiation and Nuclear Safety AuthorityPermit or other obligationNationwidePublic serviceApprovals and qualifications issued by the Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority (methods and persons)
- Finnish Food Authority
Registration and approval of feed business operators in accordance with the feed hygiene regulationFinnish Food AuthorityPermit or other obligationNationwide except the Åland IslandsPublic serviceThe registration requirement applies to all operators in the feed chain, and the approval requirement to some feed business operators.
- ELY CentrePermit or other obligationNationwide except the Åland IslandsPublic serviceELY Centre may, for justified reasons, grant permits for the import of a fish or crayfish species.Service channels: