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.
See more service channels by this organization
- E-serviceNationwideElectronic services of alcohol trade for licences, notifications and reporting.Open 24 hours a day.
- E-serviceNationwideJulkiTerhikki and JulkiSuosikki: Information about the registered social welfare and healthcare professionals on the public online service.
- Telephone serviceNationwidePhone service for matters concerning the application of professional practise rights of social and healthcare professionals.Monday-Tuesday 10.00–11.00Thursday-Friday 10.00–11.00Telephone:+358 295209550
- Telephone serviceNationwideValvira’s specialists can be contacted via Valvira’s switchboardMonday-Friday 8.00–16.15Telephone:+358 295209111