Adoption application forms

You can submit an adoption permission application to the Adoption Board simply and securely using our secure application form. Select the form appropriate for the type of adoption for which you wish to apply. Once you send your application, you will receive an automatic confirmation to the e-mail address you gave that your application/document has been received. Your matter will be filed with the Adoption Board as of the date when the application was received.

Instructions for form users

Frequently Asked Questions about applying for an adoption permission

Contact us

By e-mail [email protected]

By mail
PO Box 43
FI-00521 Helsinki

  • Irene Pärssinen-Hentula
    Manager, Chair of the Adoption Board
    +358 295 209 247
  • Arttu Malava
    Legal Officer, Deputy Chair of the Adoption Board
    +358 295 209 231
  • Minna Malviniemi
    Senior Officer, Secretary of the Adoption Board
    +358 295 209 611