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Employee rights advisory service

The Central Organization of Finnish Trade Unions (SAK) maintains an Employee Rights Advisory Service which advises employees of foreign backgrounds on questions concerning their employment. The service is free of charge and available in Finnish and in English by phone or e-mail. Please note the use of this service does not require a trade union membership.

SAK’s Fair Play at Work website includes detailed information about working in Finland in 23 different languages.

The Fair Play at Work guide is divided into 4 main sections:


The Central Organization of Finnish Trade Unions (SAK) serves customers  by phone or email.

Open: Mondays 14.00–17.00, Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9.00–11:00 and 12.00–15.00

By phone: +358 800 41 4004 

By email: