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Interruption in online customer service 15 December 06:00-19:00 More information
Apply for benefits online. Keep up-to-date about the status of your application, your benefit data and the payment dates. Log in using your online banking codes or a mobile certificate.
Are you receiving basic income?
The basic income experiment will end at the end of 2018. If you are unemployed, make sure that you are registered as an unemployed jobseeker and apply for an unemployment benefit.Read more
How to book a taxi
After July 1, call the regional dispatch number to book a taxi. Please be aware that if you book a taxi in some other way, Kela will not reimburse you for the trip.Read more
Find the route to customer service points
The Customer Service Locator shows you customer service points and how to get there.Try the Customer Service Locator
Social assistance is a temporary form of financial support which is available only after you have applied for any other social security benefits to which you may be entitled.Learn more
As of 1 January 2019, the study grant will no longer be subject to withholding tax
Kela’s opening hours over Christmas and New Year
If you were accepted to school in the autumn 2018 joint application process: Apply for student financial aid and housing allowance
The basic income experiment will end – participants must remember to apply for unemployment benefits