Gui­dance for futu­re Oulu resi­dents

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Inter­na­tio­nal House Oulu offers free onli­ne gui­dance for futu­re resi­dents of Oulu, which will help you get rea­dy for the big move! Whet­her you are moving from abroad or somew­he­re in Fin­land, we’ve got you cove­red.

You can book an onli­ne con­sul­ta­tion and recei­ve per­so­na­lized gui­dance about moving to and sett­ling in Oulu. Toget­her, we can go through the steps you should take befo­re, during, and short­ly after your move to Oulu. You can learn more about the city and living and wor­king in Oulu. You can also get links to web­pa­ges with help­ful infor­ma­tion.

Onli­ne reloca­tion gui­dance is for inter­na­tio­nal people moving to Oulu for work, stu­dies, or fami­ly ties. One con­sul­ta­tion lasts 30 minu­tes. If neces­sa­ry, we can book a fol­low-up mee­ting or con­ti­nue the con­ver­sa­tion via email.

The ser­vice is in English. If you requi­re gui­dance in Chi­ne­se, Per­sian, or Kur­dish (Sora­ni), plea­se inform us befo­re­hand by email (

You can also ask us ques­tions via email. If you would pre­fer this to an onli­ne con­sul­ta­tion, you may send your ques­tions to We advi­se you not to inclu­de any con­fi­den­tial or sen­si­ti­ve infor­ma­tion in your email.

Plea­se note that our reloca­tion gui­dance ser­vice can only offer you infor­ma­tion and sup­port for moving to and sett­ling in Oulu. We can­not fill-out forms, book appoint­ments, or plan visits on your behalf.

Book an appoint­ment here.

If you have any ques­tions, can­not book an appoint­ment, or can­not find a sui­table times­lot, plea­se email us at

Moving as an ent­repre­neur

If you plan to move to Oulu as an ent­repre­neur and need gui­dance, you may con­tact our busi­ness advi­sor for the inter­na­tio­nal com­mu­ni­ty She­fat Islam.

Our busi­ness advi­sor can help you with ques­tions about ent­repre­neurs­hip in Fin­land and brin­ging your busi­ness here. To con­tact She­fat, plea­se send an email to

If you alrea­dy live in Oulu and need help or advice, plea­se visit us at Busi­ness­A­se­ma, Hal­li­tus­ka­tu 36B, 90100 Oulu. Click here for more infor­ma­tion about Inter­na­tio­nal House Oulu.

She­fat Islam
+358 40 674 9457

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