Apply for benefits online. Keep up-to-date about the status of your application, your benefit data and the payment dates. Log in using your online banking codes or a mobile certificate.
How to book a taxi after 1 July 2018
After 1 July, call the regional dispatch number to book a taxi. Please be aware that if you book a taxi in some other way, Kela will not reimburse you for the trip.Read more
Are you waiting for a letter?
Kela has sent a letter about the activation model to the unemployed. You can also view it online.Read more
What changed in 2018?
There have been changes to, for instance, the unemployment benefits and the financial aid for students. The guarantee pension has increased by EUR 15.Read more
Social assistance is a temporary form of financial support which is available only after you have applied for any other social security benefits to which you may be entitled.Learn more
Kela’s customer service points and phone lines are closed on Midsummer’s Eve
Changes to Kela’s services in Tampere
Changes in customer service opening hours during the summer months
Social security by numbers: Kela’s Pocket Statistics provides a concise look at social protection in Finland