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Responsible for the service Finnish Immigration Service

Application for a child’s release from Finnish citizenship

  • Permit or other obligation
  • Nationwide
  • Public service

With this application you can apply for the release from Finnish citizenship of a child who is in your care and who also is a citizen of a foreign state or for whom citizenship of a foreign state has been applied. The application can also be submitted by a guardian assigned to the child.

To whom and on what terms

A fee is charged for the service.

Period of validity

Until further notice

Basic information

The service is provided byFinnish Immigration Service
Responsible for the serviceFinnish Immigration Service
Area Whole Finland
Available languagesFinnish, Swedish
Text edited by: Finnish Immigration Service
Updated: 12/1/2022