News and Updates

  • News

    18 March 2020

    Due to the Corona virus / COVID-19 situation, Finland has temporarily suspended accepting and processing visa and residence permit applications globally.

  • News

    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

    Appointment scheduling:
    Phone: +90 212 373 58 23