Espoon keskus and Hakunila Kela offices open 1 March


Kela offices at Espoon keskus (in address Kamreerintie 8) and Hakunila (in address Laukkarinne 6) will be open as usual since 1 March. Hakunila office is open from Monday to Friday from 9 am to noon and from 1 pm to 4 pm. Espoon keskus office is open from Monday to Friday from 10 am to 3 pm.

The offices have been closed until now due to shortage of staff.

You can check the opening hours of all Kela offices on the Internet at www.kela.fi/web/en/customer-service-locator.

Answers to many of your questions on the Internet


You can easily and speedily find the answers to many of your questions on Kela’s website.

Via Kela’s online customer service (www.kela.fi/asiointi) you can apply for almost all benefits and check for instance how the processing of your application progresses. The service operates in English and in Swedish. To log in to the online customer service, use your online banking codes or a mobile ID.

In the online customer service you can

  • apply for Kela benefits
  • report changes in your circumstances and stop the payment of benefits
  • make changes to your bank account information
  • check if your application has been decided, how much you will be paid, and what the payment dates are
  • send messages concerning benefit matters.

Also visit the Kysy Kelasta discussion forum, where Kela's experts answer questions every working day.