In public procurement, we are accustomed to the gradual development of legislation and procurement practices. In recent decades, the legislative jungle has changed slowly and in baby steps. Our current 2017 Act on Public Contracts is just an improved version of the 2007 Act. Many things changed only slightly and there was no need for..
Yes. An application form for the event guarantee can be obtained as a return message from the email address email@example.com. The reply message contains an application form in Finnish, Swedish and English. The application can be sent to the State Treasury either by email or by letter.
The amount of compensation for the event guarantee depends on the actual and pre-announced reasonable expenses of the event. If the event has to be cancelled due to a decision by the authorities or the law, 85 per cent of the pre-announced actual expenses will be reimbursed. From the actual expenses reported by the subcontractor,..
An established, professional event organizer is expected to have a VAT turnover of more than 150,000 euros in 2019. In addition, the company must employ at least one person-year of labour in event activities. A person-year means the amount of work that corresponds to one person’s full-time workload per year. A person-year can also consist..
Event guarantee covers public events for more than 200 people, which will be held between 1 June and 7 December 2021, which are not year-round in nature and whose event organizer meets the criteria for a professional event organizer.
The responsibility for collecting the quarterly financial data of municipalities and joint municipal authorities was transferred from Statistics Finland to the State Treasury at the start of 2021. The first actual data on quarterly reported local government finances are now available on the State Treasury’s Exploreadministration.fi service. The State Treasury’s Exploreadministration.fi service will be expanded..
The event guarantee applies to events of at least 200 participants which is open to public, and which will take place between 1 June and 7 December 2021. The guarantee can be applied for by an established, professional organizer of events. The event organizer must have a Business ID, a permanent organization, and a turnover..
The aim of the event guarantee is to reduce the financial risk of organizing events. An event guarantee is a pre-agreed commitment given to the event organizer for the expenses that have been reported. If the event is cancelled or limited by law or authority, compensation will be paid for the actual expenses incurred. Event..
The State Treasury has detected a technical error in the salary data used in the processing of cost support, as a result of which some cost support applications will be processed again. We apologize for the inconvenience caused. The error relates to salary data, which should not include holiday pay. However, due to a..
The valtiokonttori.fi website is the central information channel of the State Treasury. The website serves our customers, including the central government, citizens, the municipal sector, communities and companies. This site is informative in nature. You can give feedback on the website using the feedback form at the bottom of each page or directly to the..
The previous day’s information is updated in the report below every weekday. The report indicates the date of the last update. The report provides information on the number of applications, the processing situation and the decisions made. More information on the statistics can be found behind the (…) button at top right corner. You can also..
The provision of the closing compensation is affected by other inflexible costs of the closing compensation reference period (i.e. February 2021). They include rental and other expenses for assets used in business operations, permits, membership and insurance fees necessary for the conduct of business, and long-term contracts, equipment and property rentals, concessions and licence fees,..
Private withdrawals cannot be taken into account in the provision of the closure compensation.
The closure compensation is granted for the period during which the premises of the company have been closed in accordance with the law or a decision of the authority. It is therefore possible to grant closure compensation for several different closure periods.
The application period for the closure compensation will begin on 12 May 2021. The State Treasury processes applications as quickly as possible.
Yes, you can. You can order a printable application in PDF format from paperihakemus.sulkemiskorvaus(at)valtiokonttori.fi. The application form arrives as a return message.
Yes it is.