Honorary Consulate General, Helsinki, Finland

Honorary Consulate General, Helsinki, Finland


Welcome to the Philippine Honorary Consulate General in Helsinki!

The Philippine Honorary Consulate General in Helsinki provides the following consular services in Finland:

  1. Processing and Issuance of Temporary Visitors Visas to the Philippines
  2. Legalization (Acknowledgments) of Documents such as Special Powers of Attorney, Affidavits and other Legal and other Legal Instruments for use in the Philippines;
  3. Authenticating official Finnish documents to be used in the Philippines
  4. Processing for Reports of Births and Marriages for Filipino citizens in Finland
  5. Issuance of Emergency Travel Documents to Philippine nationals for one-way travel to the Philippines

Apart from these consular services, the Honorary Consulate General also undertakes activities aimed at promoting greater economic, cultural and people-to-people cooperation between the Philippines and Finland.

Please note that the Honorary Consulate General does not process Philippine passport and dual citizenship applications;

Location and Operating Hours

The Philippine Consulate General is located at Tarkk'ampujankatu 2 A 6, 2nd floor, 00140 Helsinki (just behind the last stop of tram no. 10.) Door buzzer: Nyrölä

The Honorary Consulate General is open to the public Tuesdays and Thursdays from 13.00 to 15.00. However, clients who wish to avail of consular services are advised to book an appointment preferably by email.

Appointments may be made by sending an email to teresita.ruutu@saunalahti.fi . Clients without access to email may also contact telephone numbers +358 40 7071817 (Ruutu) Mondays, Wednesday and Fridays between 13.00 - 15.00.


Clients are advised to first check the requirements, prescribed fees and required forms listed on this website before booking an appointment.

Clients are also advised that payment for consular services to be obtained at the Honorary Consulate General in Helsinki must be made to the bank account of the Honorary Consulate General in Helsinki and not to the bank account of the Philippine Embassy in Oslo.

Please click on the following links below to learn more about the services provided by the Honorary Consulate General:

Applying for a temporary visitor visa to the Philippines

Legalization of Documents