Alternatives for guardianship

The appointment of a guardian is a last resort option to organise the management of a client’s affairs. The appointment of a guardian will require that the affairs of the person in need of help will not be managed in an appropriate manner otherwise. Before applying for a guardian, it is a good idea to consider whether other measures can be taken to see to the management of affairs.

Alternatives to guardianship

A person’s affairs can be managed for example in the following ways:

Guardianship Services contact information

Email

When sending an email, please use the Digital and Population Data Services Agency’s secure email to ensure that your information is sent securely. Select [email protected] as the recipient in the secure mail

Send the email as a secure email

Postal address

Property inventories, annual statements and final statements must be sent to the postal address of the service location.

All other post to the Guardianship Service must be sent to the address:
Digital and Population Data Services Agency / Guardianship, PO Box 1001, FI-02151 Espoo

Telephone number

The telephone service is open 9.00-12.00 on weekdays

Service number +358 295 536 256

Chat service

You can also contact us via chat at our web pages. Chat service is open Mon-Fri from 9.00 to 15.00. Please do not give sensitive information, such as your personal ID number on the chat.

Service locations

Addresses of the Digital and Population Data Services Agency’s service location