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Translation and language services

About us

The Prime Minister's Office is responsible for translation and language services in Finnish and Swedish and in other languages for all ministries. It also provides free advice on government terminology and issues glossaries and guidelines.

New glossaries

Språkråd-1-2018
4.6.2018 | PDF, 855 kt
Ministerit ja ministeriöt (fi-sv-en-de-fr-es-ru)
19.7.2017 | modified: 8.2.2018 | PDF, 305 kt
Joulunajan tervehdyksiä (fi-sv-en-fr-de-ru-it-es-ca-se-pt-sl-et)
14.12.2017 | modified: 12.1.2018 | PDF, 190 kt
Rahoitusmarkkinasanasto (fi-sv-en)
6.7.2017 | PDF, 561 kt
Translation and language services

Translation and language services

The Translation and Language Division of the Prime Minister's Office translates documents for use by the Government and ministries, such as statutes, reports, press releases and speeches, and it issues terminological recommendations and compiles glossaries.

Translation and language services

Terminology service and terminology work

Terminology service and terminology work

The Prime Minister's Office provides a free, publicly available terminology service and publishes glossaries and instructions on language issues.

Terminology service and terminology work

Glossaries and guidance

Glossaries and guidance

The Prime Minister's Office is responsible for compiling multilingual glossaries on government terminology. Key glossaries are published in the Government Termbank Valter. The website of the Prime Minister’s Office also includes other glossaries and guidelines.

Glossaries and guidance

See also

Finnish Government Termbank Valter

Finnish Government Termbank Valter

Valter is a multilingual termbank containing glossaries compiled by the Prime Minister's Office or other Government agencies.

Finnish Government Termbank Valter

Swedish Language Board

Swedish Language Board

The Swedish Language Board serves as a coordinating body for questions relating to the use of Swedish by government authorities.

Swedish Language Board

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