Contact information of the Ministry of the Interior

Telephone and fax

Telephone +358 295 480 171 (switchboard)
Direct number +358 295...
Fax +358 9 160 44635

Postal address

PO Box 26, FI-00023 Government, Finland

Street address

Main office: Kirkkokatu 12, Helsinki

The main entrance to Kirkkokatu 12 is accessible to all visitors. There is an intercom at the main entrance. The conference rooms on the second floor can be accessed with a lift. There is an accessible toilet on the second floor.

The reception, tel. +358 295 418 833 and +358 40 528 3454, or email: [email protected] 


tel. +358 295 418 888 (matters related to document management and archives)
Official post to the Ministry by e-mail should be sent to the Registry: [email protected]

Documents addressed to the Ministry of the Interior can be delivered to the Government's mail distribution centre, (address: Ritarikatu 2 B, Helsinki)


[email protected]
Border Guard Department: [email protected]

Invoicing details of the Ministry

E-invoice address/EDI code: 003702459923200
Peppol e-invoicing address: 0216:003702459923200
Operator number (Posti Messaging Oy): FI28768767
Business ID: 0245992-3
VAT number: FI02459923

More information on invoicing

Leadership of the Ministry

Minister of the Interior Mari Rantanen
Permanent Secretary Kirsi Pimiä
State Secretary Antti Salminen

Administration and Development Department: Director General Jukka Aalto
Police Department: Director General Tomi Vuori
Department for Rescue Services: Director General Kimmo Kohvakka
Migration Department: Director General Minna Hulkkonen
Border Guard Department: Deputy Chief of the Border Guard, Rear Admiral Markku Hassinen
International Affairs Unit: Director General Laura Yli-Vakkuri
National Security Unit: Director Petri Knape

Communications Unit

Contact information of the Communications Unit

Media service number and requests for interviews with the Minister
tel. +358 50 555 5035 or [email protected]
You can call the media service number on weekdays between 8.00 and 16.15. The number is intended for media use only.