About the site

The website of the Ministry of Justice within unit for Democracy and Elections, www.electionsfinland.fi, provides information on elections in Finland. Finnish and Swedish pages are the most extensive ones. The pages also provide some information in English.


General information about cookies on our website.

In addition, visitor data is collected in the elections website of the Ministry of Justice as part of the monitoring of the implementation of the regulation establishing a single digital gateway (EU) 2018/1724 . In addition to the page URL, the pages connected to the digital gateway collect the number of visitors, their country, and the terminal device used. The data are collected anonymously and cannot be used to identify the user. 

The data will only be available to the Ministry of Justice, the European Commission, and national coordinators mentioned in the regulation. The data collected are stored in the EU Commission's repository for a maximum period of three years, after which they are automatically deleted.