Media inquiries

We can be reached by telephone on weekdays 9.00 – 16.15. Email addresses are in the format or

Director of Communications Riikka Hietajärvi, tel. +358 (0)29 522 6000 (switchboard) (media and current affairs, international visits).

Press Officer Matti Porre, tel. +358 29 522 6270 and +358 (0)40 515 2800 (website, social media, photographs).

Outside office hours, you can reach us by sending email to


Website photos are available free of charge for editorial use. In connection with publication, the information given about the photographer (if mentioned) and the licence holder (e.g. name of the photographer / Office of the President of the Republic of Finland) must be stated. Further information:

High-resolution photos can be downloaded from the website photo galleries. News photos can also be found in the Flickr account of the Office of the President of the Republic of Finland.

The copyright of the photos remains with the Office of the President of the Republic of Finland or the separately indicated photographer. Manipulation of photos and their use for marketing, advertising or other commercial purposes is prohibited. Images must not be used inappropriately or in an unethical manner. Publication rights cannot be sold or transferred to a third party.