Everything you need to know about living in Helsinki
First Steps Checklist
Have you just relocated to Helsinki? We’ve put together a handy checklist of the things you need to consider.First Steps Checklist
International House Helsinki
A one-stop shop for newcomer registration
Your go-to guide for how to spend time in the city
Our multilingual staff can answer all of your questions
City of Helsinki website
The city's main website is your window to municipal operations
Useful everyday information in 12 languages
Free startup and business advisory services
Has love led you to Helsinki?
Join our group for recently-arrived partners and spouses to expand your professional network, learn about Finland and make new friends. Forge your own path in your new hometown.Spouse Program
Are you new in Helsinki?
The City of Helsinki’s new event series helps you settle in and enjoy the Helsinki area. We explain the local culture, share everyday tips, and provide career and entrepreneurship advice. Come join us!New in Helsinki events