Schedule for the 2027 parliamentary elections

Election day for the 2027 parliamentary elections is Sunday 18 April 2027. Accordingly, the other important dates are as follows:

 Saturday 31 October 2026

 Date for confirming the number of parliamentary seats in
 each electoral district

 Monday 18 January 2027

 The postal voting documents can be ordered starting

 Friday 26 February 2027

 Date for collecting data for the voting register
 (to determine the municipality in which each person is
 entitled to vote)

 Tuesday 9 Mars
 by 4pm

 Deadline for submitting candidate applications

 Thursday 18 March 2027

 Date for confirming the nomination of candidates

 Tuesday 6 April 2027

 The voting register becomes legally valid

 Tuesday 6 April 2027
at 4pm

 Registration for at-home voting ends

 7–13 April 2027

 Advance voting in Finland

 7–10 April 2027

 Advance voting abroad

 Sunday 18 April 2027

 Election day

 Wednesday 21 April 2027

 Confirmation of election results