Services to the government
The Prime Minister’s Office supports the Prime Minister and the Government in the planning of Government matters and related decision making.
Finnish Council of Regulatory Impact Analysis »
Based on Prime Minister Juha Sipilä's Government Programme, an independent Council of Regulatory Impact Analysis was established at the Prime Minister's Office. The Council is responsible for issuing statements on government proposals and on their regulatory impact assessments.
Foresight activities and work on the future »
Foresight activities, which sketch out future development paths, represent an attempt to satisfy the need for such knowledge.
Government’s analysis, assessment and research activities »
The joint analysis, assessment and research activities, coordinated by the Government, generate information that supports decision making, working practices and management by knowledge.
Economic Council »
Chaired by the Prime Minister, the Economic Council of Finland is a body for facilitating co-operation between the Government, the Bank of Finland and major interest groups.
Government Communications »
The Government Communications Department is responsible for the prime minister's and government's communications.
Translation and language services »
The Prime Minister's Office is responsible for the ministries' translation and language services in national and other languages.
Security and preparedness »
The Prime Minister’s Office is responsible for government situation awareness, preparedness and security services and coordinates the management of different incidents and emergencies.
Premises and in-house services »
The Prime Minister's Office is responsible for the premises and in-house services of all ministries as well as document and archives management, registry services and related information and customer services of all ministries.
Government sessions »
The Prime Minister's Office is responsible for practical arrangements relating to decision-making by the President of the Republic and the Government and keeps a written record of the verbal presentations given in the presidential and Government sessions.