Instructions on arriving in Finland from Ukraine

10/04/2022 If you are arriving in Finland from Ukraine due to Russia's attack, you can stay in the country visa-free, apply for temporary protection. You no longer need to wait for a decision on your application before starting work or studies. From now on, you will have the right to work or study as soon as you register your application with the police or a border control authority. During registration, the police or border control authority will provide you with a printed certificate proving your right to work. Your right to work is unrestricted, meaning that you can find employment in any field. Learn more: Customer bulletin 8.4.2022

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