Finland – Prisoner Pack

Explanation of the legal and prison system to British Nationals


Finland – Prisoner Pack


This guide aims to explain the Finnish legal and prison system to British Nationals who are imprisoned. For information on how British citizens sentenced to a term of imprisonment abroad may be able to transfer home to serve the rest of their sentence in a prison in the UK, see leaflet ‘Transfers Home for Prisoners Abroad’.

Published 15 March 2013
Last updated 29 July 2016 + show all updates
  1. Updated prisoner pack for Finland.
  2. New updated prisoner pack.
  3. Updated the prisoner pack and added a mention of transfers for prisoners abroad leaflet.
  4. First published.