Information about the website

The Jakamistalousinfo website promoted by the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment was opened in December 2018.

Content of service

The website’s address is The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment is responsible for the website, and it is maintained by the MEAE in cooperation with various ministries and government agencies. The online service is available in Finnish, Swedish and English.

How to use the website and accessibility


The website’s search function can be accessed via the website header. Searches target, by default, the entire contents of the site. Quick search returns pages that include all of your search words in the given language. The Boolean operator ’AND’ is automatically added between the search words. Search by partial words is also possible. Results are listed in order of publication.


Use the feedback form to send feedback on the website. All feedback will be processed during office hours and answered within two weeks of receipt. We can only respond to feedback if contact details are provided on the form (email address or name and address). Contact will primarily be by e-mail. Official mail should be sent to the MEAE registry [email protected]

Web browsers and terminal devices

The website uses responsive design and the content adapts to the device being used. The pages are best viewed with the most current browser versions. The website can also be viewed with earlier browser versions, but you may not be able to make full use of all the service features available.

Downloading and reader applications

To read PDF files, you will need Adobe Acrobat which you can download free of charge.

Terms of use

Please read the terms of use carefully. By using this website, you agree to these terms of use in their current form.


All rights to the text and images published on the website belong to the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment or the other information producers cited on the website.

All text material can be used freely and linked to in proper context and provided that reference is made to the original source. Use of the material as such for commercial purposes requires separate permission from the ministry or agency in question.

Photos and related terms of use

All rights to the photographs in the online service belong to the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment. 

Legal notice

The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment is responsible for the website together with other min-istries and agencies that produce content.

When making the content available, every effort is made to keep the information up-to-date and accurate. The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment is not responsible for any expenses or damage incurred the user as a result of errors in the site’s content. Nor is the ministry responsible for any harm caused by technical problems or any material published by external parties and linked to the website.

Linked pages are subject to their respective terms of use. The ministry is not responsible for the updating or publishing of information on these third-party websites or ensuring the accuracy of this information.

The ministry has the right, but not any obligation, to monitor and the check site areas where users trans-fer or mediate messages as well as the content of the communication in question. The ministry is not responsible for the content of such messages, regardless of whether legislation on copyright, defamation or privacy protection or any other laws apply to such messages. The ministry can use its discretion in remov-ing from its pages, material sent by users that it sees as inappropriate.

The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment will not pay any compensation or reward for the use of the website or information offered through it.

The ministry cannot guarantee the confidentiality of messages sent in an open information network. Us-ers should refrain from sending any confidential information via email.

The material on the web pages should not be regarded as an offer, request or commitment binding the ministry.

The ministry reserves the right to update, review or change its terms of use, as well as the content and layout of its website. Users are advised to check the terms of use in force on this web page from time to time. The ministry has the right to suspend the operation of the site server at any time and without giving a reason, for example during maintenance, repair or update activities.

Users commit to compensating the injured party in full for any damage arising from the breach of these terms of use by the user in question.

If a part of these terms of use are deemed to be in violation of an unconditional legal provision or cannot be applied in practice, such a part will not affect the validity of other parts of these terms of use.

Finnish law shall apply to these terms of use and their interpretation, with the exception of cases in which there is a conflict between the legal provisions in question.

Processing of personal data

The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment is committed to protecting the privacy and personal data of visitors to the site pursuant to the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation.

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Inquiries on the website should be addressed to the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment’s Department of Employment and Well-Functioning Markets ttm(at)