Certificates from the Population Information System
You can order certificates of your personal data for acceptable purposes of use. The certificates show your official information saved in the Population Information System. You are not required to provide separate certificates when dealing with a Finnish authority. The authorities receive the necessary information directly from the Population Information System.
Certificates ordered and delivered through the self-service are cheaper, and you receive certificates quickly. Prices can be found at the bottom of the page.
You can get an online certificate for use in Finland immediately through the self-service. Ordered through the self-service for use abroad, the processing time for certificates sent by mail is 2-5 days + mail delivery time.
The processing time for orders sent via e-mail and Lomake.fi form is approximately 1 week.
How to order certificates
You can order a certificate of yourself or another person for an acceptable purpose of use. Please note that you can use the self-service only to order a certificate for yourself or your dependants.