11 July 2020
Due to the Corona virus / COVID-19 situation, Finland has temporarily suspended accepting visa and residence permit applications at the VFS application centres globally.
22 August 2019
Changes concerning residence permit applications at the Residence Permit Application Centre in Ankara
From 01 September 2019, an application for a residence permit in Finland can be submitted as a paper application in Turkey, or online via the e-service Enter Finland of the Finnish Immigration Service. In both procedures, the applicant must complete the application before visiting the Residence Permit Application Centre and ensure that all the appendices required for the application are complete. Biometric data will be taken from all applicants at the time of submission. An appointment is mandatory.
Residence Permit Application Centre in Ankara
Address: Kabil Cd No:67, 06460 Çankaya/Ankara