The British Embassy in Helsinki maintains and develops relations between the UK and Finland.
Our staff are currently working remotely due to coronavirus (COVID-19), however we are available 24/7. If you are need of urgent assistance, please stay on the line and select the option ‘calling about an emergency involving a British national’ to speak to an officer.
Find out more on our UK and Finland news page.
We provide services to British nationals living in and visiting Finland. You can access UK government services while in Finland.
If you’re in Finland and you need advice which is not covered by reading our travel advice then you can contact us online
If you’re in Finland and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +358 (0) 9 2286 5100.
Get an emergency travel document
If the person needing the emergency travel document is under 16, a parent or guardian should apply on their behalf.
If you are travelling in more than 3 weeks, check if you can get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.
If you are not a British citizen or have not had a British passport before
If you’re not sure, check if you’re a British citizen
If you’re not a British citizen but think you may be eligible, contact us to apply for an emergency travel document.
Other consular services
Notarial and documentary services
We may be able to offer notarial services, including administer an oath, affirmation or affidavit; make a certified copy of a document; witness a signature. See the full list of notarial and documentary services we provide.
We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in Finland.
British Embassy Helsinki