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 control, maritime search and rescue, and migration
  • managing the performance of agencies and institutions in the Ministry’s branch of government, and
  • dealing with international and EU affairs that fall within its remit.

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