Did you fall ill?
- Prolonged illness
If you are ill for more than 60 working days, you need a medical statement B or other documentation showing your incapacity for work. Submit the statement or documentation to Kela. If you are employed and your illness continues for more than 90 working days, you need a statement from the occupational health doctor to get sickness allowance. Submit the statement to Kela.
What else is going on in your life?
Large and small changes in circumstances can affect your Kela benefits.