The following cookie types are used on the kela.fi website:
Essential cookies that are always active
These cookies are essential for the website to function properly and cannot be disabled.
We use essential cookies in connection with the core functionalities of the site. These include logging in to the and completing benefit applications there (the e-service is available in Finnish and Swedish). We also use essential cookies when launching videos or chat sessions. The essential cookies are session based (so-called session cookies) and will be deleted from the user’s device once the user closes the browser.
Kela.fi does not use functionality cookies or cookies used for analytics, personalisation or advertising.
Statistical tracking of content related to the Your Europe portal
Kela's website is part of the European Commission’s Your Europe portal. Your Europe offers citizens and companies of EU member states easy access to member state information, procedures, and assistance and problem-solving services.
User statistics on the pages linked to the Your Europe portal are collected with the Matomo analytics tool. In addition to the page URL, the data collected includes the number of users, their country of origin, and the device used to access the page. The data is anonymous and not linked to individual persons. The data is available only to Kela, the European Commission and the national coordinators named in the Regulation. The data is stored in the European Commission’s data warehouse for a maximum three years, after which it is deleted automatically. The collection of user data is part of the process of monitoring the implementation of the .
The following pages on the www.kela.fi website are linked to the Your Europe portal: