Ministry – Duties and objectives

The Prime Minister's Office, a ministry led by the Prime Minister in person, is responsible for monitoring the implementation of the Government’s political programme. The Prime Minister’s Office also assists the Prime Minister in the general management of Government functions.

Duties include the coordination of Finland's EU policy and the State's ownership policy, as well as the steering of state-owned companies under the Prime Minister's Office.

The Prime Minister’s Office enables the Prime Minister and Government to act effectively, regardless of the circumstances.