Internationality and new residents

If you are a new resident of Helsinki, you have come to the right place! On these pages you will find tips for moving to Finland and settling into the city. You will also find information on how we, too, collaborate internationally and cross regional borders. 

Neljä nuorta istuu ja keskustelee yliopiston kahvilassa.
A man and a woman walk down a street in sunny weather in Ullanlinna district.
Photo: N2 Albiino

Welcome to Helsinki!

The Welcome Helsinki website has practical information for newcomers from abroad. You’ll also find information on housing in Helsinki, daycare and schools and our tips on getting to know your new hometown.

Go to Welcome Helsinki website(Link leads to external service)