Embassy of Finland, Ankara

Embassy of Finland, Ankara

Countries

Turkey

Customer service

Opening hours:

Mon-Thu 09:00-12:00 and 13:00-16:00, Fri 09:00-12:00 and 13:00-15:00

The embassy does not observe all Finnish and local holidays but will be closed on the following dates:

  • 01 January 2020
  • 10 April 2020
  • 13 April 2020
  • 01 May 2020
  • 25 May 2020
  • 26 May 2020
  • 19 June 2020
  • 31 July 2020
  • 03 August 2020
  • 29 October 2020
  • 24 December 2020
  • 25 December 2020

Visas and residence permits:

Telephone service: Tuesdays and Thursdays 14:00-15:00

  • Citizens of Turkey
  • Tel: +90 312 457 4444
  • Email: consulate.ANK@formin.fi
  • Citizens of Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria
  • Tel: +90 312 457 4433
  • Email: consulate.DAM@formin.fi

Visa Centres in Turkey:

Ankara

VFS Global Visa Application Centre: İşçi Blokları Mahallesi Muhsin Yazıcıoğlu Caddesi Regnum Sky Tower No:57 Balgat, ANKARA

Istanbul

VFS Global Visa Application Centre: Hacıahmet Mahallesi, D | Ofton, Hacıahmet Mahallesi Kurtuluş Deresi Caddesi, Elysium Soul No:29 A, 34440 Beyoğlu/ISTANBUL

Antalya

VFS Global Visa Application Centre: Yesilbahce Mah. 1480 Sokak Ulker Apt No: 42/B ANTALYA

Opening hours of Visa Centres

  • Submission of applications 8:30-12:00 and 13:00-17:00
  • Returning of passports 13:00-16:30
  • Website: http://visa.finland.eu
  • E-mail: info.fitr@vfshelpline.com
  • Tel: +90 212 373 5812 (08:30-12:00 and 13:00-17:00)

Residence Permit Centre:

VFS Global Residence Permit Application Centre of Finland, ANKARA

Opening hours:

  • Submission of applications 8:30-12:00 and 13:00-17:00
  • Notification of decisions 13:00-16:30
  • Website: http://residencepermits.finland.fi/turkey
  • Tel: +90 (212)3735823 (8:30-12:00 and 13:00-17:00)

Visa Centre in Lebanon:

VFS Global Visa Application Center
Hamra, Gefinor Center, Block A , 1st Floor Beirut, Lebanon

Telephone exchange

  • +90 312 457 4400

Fax

  • +90 312 468 0072

Email

  • sanomat.ANK@formin.fi
  • consulate.ANK@formin.fi
  • consulate.DAM@formin.fi  (Citizens of Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria)

Visiting address

Beyaz Zambaklar Sokağı No:44
06690 GAZIOSMANPASA, ANKARA
TURKEY

Salla Kivekäs
Intern

Management

Ari Mäki
Ari Mäki
Head of Mission
  • +90 312 457 4400
CV
Pirjo Välinoro
Deputy Head of Mission
Neslihan Akdag
Assistant

Team Finland (Economic Promotion, Public Diplomacy, Culture and Communications)

Timo Sysiö
Second Secretary
Ahmet Bütün
Coordinator
Ebru Celikten
Assistant
Miro Smolander
Intern

Team for Consular and Migration Affairs: Turkey

Raimo Pahkasalo
Administrative Officer, Consular Services
Anne Myllymäki
Administrative Officer
consular services
Canan Boran
Consular Services Assistant
Sara Salmi
Consular Services Coordinator

Team for Migration Affairs: Syria, Iraq, Lebanon, Jordan

Kristina Kantenius
Administrative Officer, Consular Services
Tiina Hakala-Gros
Administrative Officer
consular services
Susanna Malinen
Administrative Officer
consular services
Kristiina Zeroual
Administrative Officer
consular services
Marghrit Khalouf
Consular Services Assistant
Asndar Wainakh
Consular Services Assistant
migration matters

Team for Administration

Raija Pöyhönen-deAlmeida Santos
Administrative Officer

Defense Attaché office

Juha Mäkelä
Defense, Military, Naval and Air Attaché
Toni Tolvanen
Attaché
Defense, Military, Naval and Air Attaché
Tommi Koskinen
Intern

Residence