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Opening hours Monday - Friday 8.00 – 16.15. Contact by telephone, email or e-services.
Telephone Exchange +358 295 209 111
Professional practice rights of social welfare and healthcare professionals tel. +358 295 209 550 on mon-tue and thu-fri 10.00-11.00 a.m.
Health care supervision tel. +358 295 209 444 on weekdays 9.00-11.00 a.m.
Social welfare supervision tel. +358 295 209 299 on weekdays 9.00-11.00 a.m.
Private health care service providers tel. +358 295 209 244 on weekdays 10.00-11.00 a.m.
If you are unsatisfied with the medical care or want to file a complaint (valvira.fi)
The price for calls to the 0295 numbers is the local network fee or the mobile call fee charged by the caller's operator. When calling from abroad, the price is determined by the local operator.
Fax +358 295 209 700
National Supervisory Authority for Welfare and Health, P.O. Box 43, FI-00521 Helsinki
Please deliver your documents without any staples and tape, as the documents will be scanned.
Official e-mail (Registry Office): kirjaamo(at)valvira.fi
Please send any official mail intended for Valvira to our Registry. Do not send any sensitive information by e-mail.
You can send classified e-mail by: Secure mail.
Read more: Submitting materials to Valvira by e-mail (valvira.fi)
Inquiries regarding professional practice rights of social welfare professionals preferably by email:
Inquiries regarding professional practice rights of healthcare professionals preferably by email:
Supervision of healthcare:
Supervision of social welfare:
Register of private social and health care providers (Valveri):
Private health care service providers:
Health protection, Environmental Health:
Supervision of Act on The Electronic Processing of Client Data in Social and Health Care Services, Information Systems:
Valviras data protection officer:
Tel: +358 295 209 111
Postal address: P.O. Box 43, FI-00521 Helsinki
Street address: Ratapihantie 9, 00520 Helsinki
Telefax +358 295 209 700
Tel: +358 295 209 111
Address: Koskenranta 3, FI-96100 Rovaniemi
Telefax +358 295 209 704
Our office in Helsinki is located in Itä-Pasila, close to the railway station and the Tripla shopping centre. Pasila is served by all local and intercity trains, the number 2, 7 and 9 trams and many bus services. Parking, however, is limited but paid parking is available for example at P-Veturi.
Our Rovaniemi office is at Koskenranta 3, about 10 km from the airport and 2 km from the railway station.
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Director General Markus Henriksson
Director Jussi Holmalahti (Department for Health, Legal Rights and Product Safety)
Director Helena Mönttinen (Department for Social Welfare and Health Care)
Administrative Director Jussi Luomajärvi (Administration Department)
Head of Communications Marjut Gerkman (Communications)
Development Manager Petri Huovinen
Executive Assistant Anne Aapro
For the media
Communications’ email address is viestinta(at)valvira.fi
Head of Communications
Marjut Gerkman, tel +358 295 209 388
Veera Savelius, tel. +358 295 209 453
Soili Heinonen, tel. +358 295 209 304
Feedback about the Valvira.fi
You can provide feedback about the Valvira.fi website.
Electronic invoicing address
EDI code: 003715670576
OpusCapita Solutions' operator code: E204503
Valvira's Business ID: FI15670576
From April 2021 onwards, Valvira will only accept electronic invoices that are compliant with the European Standard.
You can read more about electronic invoicing on State Treasury website (valtiokonttori.fi)
Inquiries about invoicing by e-mail: taha(at)valvira.fi