Embassy of Finland in Ottawa


The Finnish Embassy in Canada is a bilateral mission in Ottawa and promotes Finnish interests in Canada. The embassy of Finland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Canada. The Finnish Embassy in Ottawa is headed by Mr Riso Ensio Piipponen - Ambassador of Finland to Canada.


Finnish Embassy in Ottawa, Canada 55 Metcalfe Street, Suite 850 Ottawa Ontario K1P 6L5 Canada


(+1) 61 -288 2233


(+1) 613 288 2244






Mr Riso Ensio Piipponen - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Canada require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Finnish embassy in Ottawa 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 Ottawa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.finland.ca ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 61 -288 2233 or email embassy@finland.ca

Consulates of Finland in Canada

Next to the embassy in Ottawa there could be additional Finnish consulates located in Canada.

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

Finnish Consulates in Canada

Next to the embassy in Ottawa, Finland has consulates in the following cities: Calgary, Edmonton, Halifax, Montreal, Quebec, Saint John, Saskatoon, Sault Sainte Marie, Sudbury, Thunder Bay, Timmins, Toronto, Vancouver and Winnipeg

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Finnish Embassy in Ottawa offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Canada to Finland as wel as for Finnish citizens in Canada. 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.