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About the website is a website maintained by the Finnish Ministry of Transport and Communications. It includes information and data produced by the Ministry, such as press releases, publications and descriptions of current projects carried out by the Ministry. The website is available in Finnish, Swedish and English. The most comprehensive range of information is provided on the Finnish website.

The structure and use of the website

The website is divided into the following main sections: Press releases, Transport, Communications, Publications, The Ministry, Administrative sector and Contacts.

A breadcrumb trail at the top of the page shows you your location on the website. At the top of the page, you can also find a link to the sitemap that describes the structure of the website by listing the main pages and their subpages.

To search for content on the website, you can type keywords in the Search field at the top right corner of the page.

You can increase and decrease the size of the text on the website with the magnifying glass buttons at the top of the page.

Access keys make navigating the website easier

 Alt + 0Access keys and help
 Alt + 1Home Page 
 Alt + 2Go to content
 Alt + 3Go to top of page
 Alt + 4Sitemap
 Alt + 5Search 
 Alt + 6Text/graphic version
 Alt + 7Reduce font size
 Alt + 8Increase font size
 Alt + 9Feedback
 Alt + pPrint page


You can subscribe to our e-mail alerts to receive the latest press releases, information about recent publications and a weekly summary of press release and publication headlines by e-mail. You can also subscribe to various RSS feeds. To place and modify subscriptions, please see the section "Press releases".

Responsibility for contents

Every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided on the website is correct and up to date. The Ministry of Transport and Communications does not accept liability for any loss, cost or damage incurred by users due to possible errors or inaccuracies in the contents of this website.

The editor of the website is Mr Antti Ellonen, Head of Web Communications. The various departments and units of the Ministry are responsible for the contents of the website.


The Ministry of Transport and Communications or any other information provider mentioned in connection with the material owns the copyright to the texts and images published on this website.


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Cookies and information collected

The website uses cookies. Some of the cookies are necessary to make the website function correctly and others are used for website statistics.

If you want, you can block cookies by changing the settings of your browser. Please keep in mind that disabling cookies might prevent the website from working properly.

General statistical data are collected about the use of the website. The data are used for developing the service. The statistics include data about the number of visitors to the website, the popularity of pages, the pages from which visitors came to the site and the most common search words and browsers used. The information collected include, for example, the visitor's IP address, time of day, the pages viewed, and the browser type, operating system and display resolution used.

Our visitor statistics are based on server log data and Google Analytics reports that use Google Analytics cookies and JavaScript code. For sharing bookmarks the website uses the AddThis service. Data on the links shared are collected with AddThis and Google Analytics.


In matters concerning the activities of the Ministry, please send your questions and comments to Feedback about the website can be sent to

More information:

Head of Web Communications Antti Ellonen, tel. 040 527 2599,