Information and Documentation Unit

The Information Management sector is responsible for:

  • the overall management and steering of the sector
  • management and coordination of information and data security in the administrative branch
  • publicity and confidentiality matters
  • development of information management activities and services provided by the sector
  • other special duties and projects relating to information management and its development.

An information security team monitors and develops foreign service information security and takes care of the first response to information security incidents. The sector is responsible for the security of documents, processes and information systems and takes part in national and international cooperation between the public authorities.



Post address

Administrative Services
PO Box 176

Visiting address

Laivastokatu 22

Management and administration of the Unit


  • +358 9 160 565 11
Ari Uusikartano
Chief Information Officer
  • +358 295 350 526
Jyrki Paloposki
Head of Information Management
  • +358 295 350 517

Immigration Processes and Systems



Information Security

Matti Parviainen
Director, Information Security
  • +358 295 351 425

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