Work Permit Matters

The Uusimaa TE Office manages residence permits for an employed person (TTOL) for the Uusimaa region. Learn more about the application process and processing times here.

Here you will find instructions which will make the application process as smooth and quick as possible. Please encourage your employees to fulfill the application directly in EnterFinland eService. When your employee makes the application online you can also attach the required forms in EnterFinland eService.

Employer and employee: send all the forms in EnterFinland:


Processing situation

We are currently processing applications received in July 2019.

You can find other processing times of the Uusimaa TE Office here (in Finnish).

Please note that the Uusimaa TE office will be in contact if additional information is needed to process the application. Inquiries about the application will not expedite its processing.

Instructions for when you want to hire a foreign worker

Please find the instructions here.

Application process

Read here how the residence permit application for an employed person (TTOL) is processed and what you can do to facilitate the processing of the application.

This is how we process applications

Read more here about the application process in the Uusimaa TE Office.

Dealing with work permit matters and contact information

You do not need to contact the TE Office for the processing of a residence permit for an employed person (TTOL), as we will receive the information for the application from the Finnish Immigration Service (Migri). We will contact the applicant and/or the employer if additional information is required for the application.

Contact Information

Useful links

More information and links related to the residence permit for an employed person (TTOL) here.