Ministry of the Interior (Finland)

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Ministry of the Interior
Finnish: sisäministeriö
Swedish: inrikesministeriet
Ministry overview
HeadquartersKirkkokatu 12, Helsinki
Minister responsible
Ministry executive
  • Päivi Nerg
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The Ministry of the Interior (Finnish: sisäministeriö, Swedish: inrikesministeriet) is one of the Finnish Government's twelve ministries, which is responsible for matters related to internal security such as counter-terrorism, policing, fire & rescue services, and border control, as well as migration issues.[1][2] The ministry is led by the Minister of the Interior, Maria Ohisalo of the Green League.

The Ministry of the Interior's budget for 2018 is 1,463,996,000.[3] The ministry employs 190 people.[4]


  1. ^ "Ministry as an employer". Ministry of the Interior. Retrieved 21 January 2017.
  2. ^ "The Ministry of the Interior". Ministry of the Interior. Retrieved 21 January 2017.
  3. ^ " talousarvioesitys 2018 visualisoituna". Retrieved 2018-03-21.
  4. ^ "The ministry as a workplace". Sisäministeriö. Retrieved 2017-12-02.