Embassy of Finland in Canberra


The Finnish Embassy in Australia is a bilateral mission in Canberra and promotes Finnish interests in Australia. The embassy of Finland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Australia. The Finnish Embassy in Canberra is headed by Mrs Maija Lohteenmoki - Ambassador of Finland to Australia.


Finnish Embassy in Canberra, Australia 12 Darwin Avenue Yarralumla ACT 2600 Australia


(+61) 2-6273 3800


(+61) 2-6273 3603






Mrs Maija Lohteenmoki - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mon-Thu: 08.45-12.30 and 13.00-17.00 Fri: 08.45-12.30 and 13.00-14.30

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Australia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Finnish embassy in Canberra you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Finland

For all Finnish visa related matters contact the embassy in Canberra before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.finland.org.au ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+61) 2-6273 3800 or email sanomat.can@formin.fi

Consulates of Finland in Australia

Next to the embassy in Canberra there could be additional Finnish consulates located in Australia.

Please check below for the locations of the Finnish consulates in Australia.

Finnish Consulates in Australia

Next to the embassy in Canberra, Finland has consulates in the following cities: Adelaide, Brisbane, Cairns, Darwin, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Finnish Embassy in Canberra offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Australia to Finland as wel as for Finnish citizens in Australia. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Finnish nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.