Valvira.fi is the Supervisory Authority for Welfare and Health (Valvira) website. The service is available in Finnish, Swedish and English, with more extensive content available in the Finnish and Swedish pages. The service is managed and maintained by the Valvira Communications Unit.
A search function is available in the header of all the pages on this site. We use a Google Site Search appliance. The application searches the website’s entire content, including pages, attachments and contact details.
The attachments available on this websites are mostly provided in PDF format. You will need to have the appropriate software installed on your computer to access them, such as the Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available to download for free on the Adobe website.
To stay up-to-date with what is on our website, you can subscribe to our RSS feed.
Users may quote the information published on this website and link to it but the source must be acknowledged. The information cannot be sold or used for commercial purposes. Valvira is licensed to use the images displayed on the website. Those wishing to make use of the photographs or other visual materials must contact the Valvira Communications Unit.
We endeavour to ensure that the information contained on this website is accurate and up-to-date at all times. Valvira does not warrant that the website will be available at all times without disruption. Valvira will not be liable for any damages arising from a technical fault or by materials published by external parties that are linked to this website.
You are not required to log in to access this website. Valvira adheres to the provisions of the Personal Data Act and does not compile registers of visitors to the website.
Valvira.fi has been created using the Liferay EE 6.2 platform. The user interface is designed to be responsive and adapt to the user’s device. The visuals are best viewed using the most up-to-date browser versions. Every effort has been made during the design process to ensure accessibility and the website conforms to Level AA of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0.
The service is provided by Arcusys Oy in collaboration with Valvira. The design and visuals are by Arcusys Oy.
Contact details and feedback
To send feedback on our website, please use the feedback form. Please note that all official correspondence must be sent to our office at kirjaamo(at)valvira.fi.