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National Supervisory Authority for Welfare and Health

Valvira is a national agency operating under the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, charged with the supervision of the social and health care, early childhood education and care, alcohol and environmental health sectors. We provide licensing for social and health care providers and offer guidance to the Regional State Administrative Agencies to achieve harmonised licensing, guidance and supervisory practices throughout Finland.

Contact information

Registry Office

Visiting address

Ratapihantie 9
00520 Helsinki

Visiting address

Koskenranta 3
96100 Rovaniemi

Organisation identification data
Business ID: 1567057-6

Telephone Exchange
+358 0295209111 
(local/mobile network fee)

Postal address

P.O. Box 43
00521 Helsinki