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.
Don't forget bank statements when applying for social assistance
You can speed up the review of your application by including a bank statement directly with it. If your application is missing a bank statement or other necessary documents, Kela will call you to ask for them.Read more
Kela continues its partnership with Helsinki Pride in 2021
The kela.fi website now serves the self-employed even better
Handle Kela-related matters on the internet or by phone also during the summer
Kela benefit guides released in English, Russian and Estonian