Finland: in prison abroad

Information on Finland’s legal and prison systems for British prisoners, their family and friends.



This guide explains how to:

  • arrange visits
  • send money to a prisoner
  • apply for a transfer to a UK prison

See also help if you’re arrested abroad.

Published 15 March 2013
Last updated 14 June 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated prisoner pack for Finland.
  2. Updated prisoner pack for Finland.
  3. New updated prisoner pack.
  4. Updated the prisoner pack and added a mention of transfers for prisoners abroad leaflet.
  5. First published.