Ministry of the Interior

The Ministry of the Interior forms part of the Government. The Ministry’s three key duties are:

  • preparing legislation concerning the police, rescue services, emergency response centre operations, border management, maritime search and rescue, and migration
  • performance management of agencies and institutions in the ministry’s branch of government and
  • dealing with international and EU matters that fall within its mandate.

The Ministry’s vision is for Finland to be the safest country in the world.