Finland employment visas in 2023
Non-EU nationals are required to apply for a visa to work and conduct business in Finland. Healy Consultants offers this service to our Clients for €3,950. Please note that visa application fees can be different based on your country of origin. The following visas will be available to our Clients:
Entrepreneurs will be required to obtain a residence permit for a self-employed person. Documents required to apply for this permit include i) valid passport ii) certificate of incorporation and iii) business plan with an estimate of the enterprise’s revenue and costs for the next 2 years.
Foreigners who wish to work in Finland are required to obtain a residence permit for an employed person. In order to apply for this visa, the employee needs to submit i) a copy of their passport ii) application form and iii) degree certificates. Furthermore, the employer needs to provide the following information i) annual report ii) by-laws iii) income statement and balance sheet iv) certificate of tax liability v) report on the number of personnel and work sites of the company.
A Finnish tourist visa allows visitors to stay in Finland for 90 days. Requirements for a tourist visa are i) a valid passport ii) return tickets iii) sufficient funds for stay (€30 per day).
Frequently asked questions
Will Healy Consultants help me obtain visas after Finland company formation?Certainly. After forming a company in Finland, several of our Clients request us to assist in application of work permits. Our fees for this services is €3,950 per application.
Will I have to travel for company formation in Finland?No. Healy Consultants does not require our Clients to travel for Finland business formation. We will complete all Finland company formation procedures on your behalf.
Do I need a local resident director to start a company in Finland?No. Shareholders and directors of a Finnish company can be foreigners. However, at least half of the directors must be resident in the EEA. If needed, Healy Consultants will provide our Clients with nominee resident director services.