Finland


Service locations

The Australian Consulate in Helsinki has no visa function.  The Department's office in Berlin, Germany, manages visa and citizenship services for clients in Finland.  

More information about visa and lodgement is available.

Australian Embassy

Berlin

Berlin
Summary

This office provides visa and immigration services for clients in Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Faeroe Islands, Finland, Greece, Greenland, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, San Marino, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican City.  Albanian citizens residing in Greece may also lodge their applications in Belgrade.

Street address
Australian Embassy
Wallstrasse 76 - 79
10179 Berlin
Postal address
As above
Telephone
See: Europe Service Centre
Fax
49 302248 9293
Website
http://www.germany.embassy.gov.au
Additional information

Payment information

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Credit Card​

Payments using credit card may be processed in Australian dollars (AUD). We accept MasterCard, Visa, AMEX, Diners and JCB.

When paying by a credit card you may incur a credit card surcharge, banking and currency conversion fees and you will need to accept the risk associated with any currency fluctuations.​​​​​

Prior to lodging your application, you may need to notify your bank of an upcoming foreign credit card transaction. Failure to do so may result in your transaction being declined. Without payment your application is invalid.

Credit card transactions processed in Australian dollars (AUD) are processed in Australia.​​​​​ A credit card surcharge may apply to transactions made using your credit card.

For credit card payments use the Credit Card Authorisation Form available on the Australian Embassy, Berlin website.​​​​

Bank cheque

Bank cheque will be accepted  in EUR only, please make out to the Australian Embassy Berlin.​

​Making payment in Australia

Fees may be paid​ at any of our offi​ces in Australia. Once the fee has been paid, you will need to provide a copy of the receipt with your application.​​​

Citizenship

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Applications for Citizenship by Descent are processed at the Australian High Commission in London.

Applications for Australian citizenship general eligibility and other situations, and applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be lodged at the Canberra Visa and Citizenship office in the Australian Capital Territory.

Panel physician

Medical and Radiology Clinic - Helsinki

Laakarikeskus Aava Kamppi
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

Laakarikeskus Aava Kamppi
Annankatu 32
00100 Helsinki

Telephone

+358 9 380 5000 (Reception)
+358 9 380 3838 (Appointment)

Fax

+358 9 380 5010​

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Pertti Asplund (male)

Police check

Finland

Finland
Postal address

Legal Register Centre
PO Box 157
13101 Hameenlinna
FINLAND

Telephone

+358 (0) 29 56 65 650

Fax

+358 (0) 10 36 65 783

Electronic contact

rikosrekisteri@om.fi

Website
http://www.oikeus.fi/oikeusrekisterikeskus
Additional information

Apply by post, fax or email to the address above. Online e-service(Suomi.fi –portal) is available for residents.
Relevant document: ‘Extract from Criminal Records’ (Rikosrekisteriote).
Provide:

  • the application form (available in English on the above website)
  • the reason the certificate is being requested, the country requiring the certificate, and the preferred language of extract
  • your Finnish security code (henkilotunnus), full name (including maiden/previously used names) date and place (city and country) of birth, citizenship
  • your signature and a return postal address.

Fee: Extract costs 12.00 EUR.
Processing time: Four working days plus delivery time.