Information and services

We register businesses, foundations and associations, and examine and grant patents, utility models, trademarks and design protection. We also provide advisory and information services.

Services online and at our Client Service in Helsinki

We offer a wide range of online services including services relating to notifications, applications and registrations, as well as various kinds of information services. You are also welcome to visit our Client Service in Helsinki.

Read more about our services in English in the left-hand menu.

Our local services

Local tax offices across Finland offer services in matters relating to the Trade Register. Read more about our local services in the left-hand menu.

Other services for businesses

There are also many other useful services available for businesses.

Enterprise Finland is a shared service created by public business service organisations for businesses and people interested in starting up their own business. The online service is available to its users free of charge, offering information and services for starting, growing and developing a business, as well as advice and guidance on internationalisation. You can also search for services and offices by location. The Enterprise Finland service is co-ordinated by the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment. Go to the Enterprise Finland website.

Read more about tax on the Finnish Tax Administration website at

The Ministry of Education and Culture is responsible for matters relating to copyright. Read more about copyright on their website at

The Finnish Communications Regulatory Authority grants fi-domain names, in other words the word preceding the .fi ending on the web. Read more about domain names at Read more about the Finnish Communications Regulatory Authority at

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Latest update 17.03.2017