Data protection at the State Treasury

In all its personal data protection activities, it is the objective of the State Treasury to ensure that the rights of data subjects are enforced and that personal information is processed according to legislation and the State Treasury data protection principles. At the State Treasury, personal information is processed for instance for managing various affairs related to compensations, loans and guarantees as well as for the purposes of employer tasks.

At the State Treasury, personal information is processed in accordance with the law, appropriately and transparently for the data subject. It is collected for specific legal purposes, and only to the extent which is necessary for the processing purposes.

Learn more about the State Treasury data protection principles (pdf, in Finnish, updated 26 October 2020) >

The Director General has appointed a data protection officer for the State Treasury. The Data Protection Officer is in charge of providing advice and instructions on obligations under data protection provisions. The State Treasury’s Data Protection Officer is Heikki Kangas (

All individuals have the right to know whether the State Treasury processes their personal information. It is advisable to submit a personal data verification request using the accompanying Personal Data Inspection Request Form to allow the appropriate demarcation of the verification request. The signed form may be submitted by mail to the address below or by email to the State Treasury’s registrar’s office (, for example, as scanned or as an image. If necessary, a request for inspection can also be presented as a free-form email.

You will receive this information by filling in and signing the form attached and by sending it to the State Treasury at the following address:

P.O. Box 14

You will find instructions on completing the form at the end of the form. We currently do not accept information requests by telephone.

Personal Data Inspection Request Form (PDF, in Finnish)

Privacy statement,

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Supervision of the state interest

Compensation for trial delays
Exemptions from payment
Penalty fees based on the Motor Liability Insurance Act
Penalty fees based on the Workers’ Compensation Act
State matters regarding inheritances and last wills

Public administration services

Privacy statement of the financial information service of the municipalities and wellbeing services counties (pdf)
Analysis and reporting services, privacy policy Payments