29 NOVEMBER 2018
Washington state US applicants can submit biometrics in Vancouver (Canada) Application Centre
Submitting biometrics for study or work based residence permit applications in Vancouver Application Centre is allowed also for applicants residing legally in the Washington state US. Applicant must have a valid passport and a proof of residence in Washington state US (drivers license, utility bill) in submission. Non-US citizen must also have a valid Green Card/US visa/EAD. Please view for more information of required documents. The decision can be collected in Vancouver Application Centre or couriered to the Washington state US.
06 NOVEMBER 2018
Finland opens new Application Centre in Los Angeles
Finland is improving the submission of Schengen visa applications and study or employment based residence permit applications on the west coast.
Los Angeles Application Centre opens on 19 November 2018 and will be located at: 8530 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 459, Beverly Hills, CA.
The appointments are available for booking on 12 November 2018.
06 September 2018
Finland visa application centre in Chicago moves to a new location:
The Finland Application Centre (AC) at Chicago will now function from new premises from 01 October 2018. The AC will be located at: 142 East Ontario Street, Floor 17, Chicago IL 60611
03 August 2018
The Embassy of Finland in Washington, D.C. does not accept any visa or resident permit applications.
The Consulate General of Finland in New York will continue to take in other than work or study based Residence Permit applicants.
The Consulate General of Finland in Los Angeles will take in Schengen visa and residence permit applicants until November 2018 when the application centre opens in Los Angeles.