Political System: Republic
Capital City: Helsinki
Total Area: 338,145.00 km2
Finland has transformed its economy in a matter of decades to become one of the richest countries and most stable societies in the world. The Largest percentage of the economy is services, which accounts for 65% of the economy. Finland has a successful high-tech and engineering industry, which includes the mobile phone giant NOKIA.
We offer the following services in Finland.
- Foreign specialist residence permit (work permit included)
- Residence permits (work permit included)
- Schengen Visas
Unlike other European Countries, when you obtain a residence permit In Finland, your work permit will be included. Separate Foreign specialist residence permits are also available.
A Schengen Visa allows you to travel through 15 countries in the Schengen zone, avoiding the bureaucracy. With this visa you’re allowed to stay in a given country for a maximum 90 days, every 6 months. If however you will be residing for longer, than a residence Permit would be needed. The fees for a Schengen Visa are as follows:
Number of entries
The validity period of a Schengen (short-term) visa is determined in accordance with the length of travel, for a maximum of 5 years. According to expected number of stays, Schengen (short-term) visa may be issued as follows:
single entry – entitles to a single uninterrupted stay during the period stipulated in the visa, which may not exceed than 3 months;
double entry visa – entitles to two stays during the period stipulated in the visa, while the sum of the lengths of stay may not 3 months within a half-year;
multiple entry visa – entitles to multiple stays during the period stipulated in the visa, while the sum of the lengths of stay may not 3 months within a half-year.
Below are the times taken to complete the Process: Please note that the time indicated below is estimation, and will therefore depend on the individual. Please be in contact with us for more information.
Residence/work permits take around 6-8 weeks to complete.