Vote in elections
Municipal elections are held every fourth year. The next election will be held in 2021.
Information on the results of the 2017 municipal elections is published on the Elections website:
- National Coalition Party and Greens win elections, Jan Vapaavuori to be Mayor
- By region
- Parties and joint lists
Municipal elections are held to elect the councillors of the municipalities. Helsinki City Council has 85 permanent members.
By voting in municipal elections you can influence the decisions on issues that affect your daily life such as health care, youth facilities, child day care, libraries, school meals, local traffic and elderly care.
More information on elections is available on Vaalit.fi, an elections website maintained by the Ministry of Justice.