Prime Minister Juha Sipilä submits Government’s request for resignation – Government to continue on caretaker basis
Prime Minister Juha Sipilä submitted his Government’s request for resignation to the President of the Republic on Friday 8 March. President Niinistö approved the Prime Minister’s request for resignation and requested that the Government continue on a caretaker basis.
Role and activities of the caretaker government
The caretaker government is considered capable of handling necessary routine matters and urgent matters that cannot be left for the next Government.