• Guidelines for border traffic as of 27 January
      January 22, 2021

      Work based travel from abroad has been restricted starting from the 27th of January that does not concern health-care or other essential traffic. Restrictions on entry into Finland will continue at least until 25 February 2021. The restriction should not influence on transport and delivery of equipment and materials but it will restrict work based […]

    • Instructions for work-based border traffic as of 14 May
      May 14, 2020

      As of 14 May 2020, the statutory restrictions on border traffic will be lifted in cross-border traffic across the Schengen internal borders by allowing employment or commission-related commuting. This means that citizens of the EU and Schengen States may travel to Finland for work. Anybody entering Finland is required to spend 14 days in a […]

    • Corona influencing on worker mobility
      April 6, 2020

      The employees who are not registered as an EU citizen in Finland at the Finnish Immigration Service, may not enter Finland unless the travel is considered necessary. In addition, persons entering Finland for the first time with the registration may not enter Finland either as of 31st of March. A travel considered necessary concerns healthcare […]

    • Reporting salaries to the Incomes Register
      January 20, 2019

      Starting from 2019 all employers must report the salaries, benefits, employment remunerations and other earnings from work to the national Incomes Register. The Incomes Register is a national online database, which contains information on wages and earnings. The incomes register replaces the old system where the same information had to be reported separately to several […]

    • Many aspects of the Act on the Contractor’s Obligations and Liability (fin. Tilaajavastuulaki)
      October 11, 2018

      The law requires the contractor to check that their subcontractors fulfill their legal obligations as contracting party and employer before they sign a contract and start cooperation. This is to ensure that the employees’ working conditions are in accordance with the occupational safety requirements and that all other employer obligations are in order. The list […]

    • Contractors need to ensure certain subcontractor requirements
      July 3, 2018

      Contractor’s obligations according to the Posted Worker Act (13 §) include ensuring that the subcontractor posting the employees in Finland has submitted a posted worker notification and has assigned a local representative for posted workers. The contractors are recommended to include these requirements in their subcontracting agreements and ensure that they have the contact details […]

    • Business development and advisory projects in 2017
      January 5, 2018

      It’s time to shortly summarize last year projects where we had a chance to help many international construction and industrial companies. Business development projects: • Market research project for a foreign construction software company • Company and market evaluation project incl. financial analysis for an international construction company • Several partner search projects for different […]

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