National Security Authority

The National Security Authority operates under the administration of the Secretary of State. The NSA is responsible for:

  • supervising and monitoring that international classified information shall be protected and handled accordingly
  • in the entire central government
  • in companies and agencies which handle data that is classified international
  • coordinating the activities of the Designated Security Authorities (DSAs) and the National Communications Security Authority (NCSA)
  • representing Finland in international conferences on information security
  • negotiating bilateral and multilateral information security agreements
  • issuing Personnel Security Clearance Certificates (PSC Certificate) for international cooperation

More information:

Email

  • nsa@formin.fi
  • nsa.formin@govsec.fi

Post address

National Security Authority
PO Box 176
00023
GOVERNMENT
FINLAND

Visiting address

Laivastokatu 22
00160
HELSINKI
FINLAND

Personnel

Päivi Kaukoranta
National Security Authority
  • +358 295 350 340
CV
Mikael Raivio
Legal Officer
Deputy Director
  • +358 295 351 392
Ville Salmi
Legal Officer
  • +358 295 350 029
Sauli Kokkonen
Administrative Officer
Civilian (public administration, EU institutions, companies) PSCCs and APSCs
  • +358 295 351 336
Anne Kansanoja
Administrative Officer
NSA (National Security Authority) certificates and facility security
  • +358 295 350 064
Stefan Weckström
Administrative Officer
PSCCs and APSCs for FDF (excl. Airforce and Navy). RFVs.
  • +358 295 350 706
Jaana Heino
Administrative Officer
Facility Security Clearances (FSC). International Requests (FSCIS, PSCIS).
  • +358 295 350 752
Juha Nojonen
Administrative Officer
Airforce and Navy PSCCs and APSCs. RFVs.
  • +358 295 350 407

E-mail addresses are in the form: forename.surname@formin.fi. Scandinavian characters are replaced by: ä=a, ö=o, å=a.