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Map sales and permits

The City of Helsinki has the full copyright to its cartographic materials and products. The basic products can be ordered according the current price list. Some map data is available free of charge cost and some material is available as open data.

The City map materials are utilised in a wide variety of web services as background maps. Maps published on the internet can be browsed. They can also be linked to from external pages.  


Further information and permits

Maps, permits for use, publication permits and tailored cartographic products can be ordered by e-mail from the address:

Requests for information about the materials, fees and delivery times can be sent to the same e-mail address. Telephone inquiries: +358 9 310 22111.

Orders for digital map materials should include the following information:

  • Ordered materials specified
  • Geographic information and the scope of the requested map (for example, street address, real estate number or the requested area marked on a map and attached to the order)
  • Requested file format (for example, DGN, DWG, TIF, JPG, PNG or PDF)
  • Coordinate and height information system. Default: ETRS-GK25 (EPSG:3879) and N2000 height system.
  • Contact information
  • Method and address of delivery
  • Invoicing information including corporate or personal identification code

In the event that the requested material is used in a publication (e.g. a printed publication, online publication or other), written permission is required. A permit application can be requested with the order, and the completed and signed form should be returned to the Map Office by mail or fax. 

The Urban Environment Division, City survey services, Map Office 
tel. +358 9 310 22111


Pricing principles

Handling and delivery of maps and geographic information are charged according to fees confirmed annually. 


Karttakori (in Finnish)

18.06.2021 12:02

More info: 

Maps in Construction and Printed Maps: 

Customer service, tel. (09) 310 22111;  

Special Maps: 

Map products, tel. (09) 310 22111;



Customer service, tel. (09) 310 22111;