The easiest way to pay the user fee is in our Web Store by
the bank or credit card of your choice. The international PayPal internet-service
is for credit card users. Credit card is preferred for foreign customers, but is
also available to Finnish customers. There are more payment options for Finnish
customers in our Finnish Web Store.
You can also pay the user fee by transferring the money by
payment order. The payment order works as follows. In any bank, mention your
wish to transfer money to the bank account of the Institute of Migration in
Finland. The account number can be found in your order receipt which you get
when paying the fee in our web shop and choosing "payment order" as the payment
method. You can print the receipt for your reference. NOTE for the
customers outside European Union: Your bank may charge you an additional fee for
the payment order.
After the payment is made, you must register as user of
the emigrant database by the following link:
Additional information on paying in the web shop of the Institute of
Payment is made in the web shop by adding the product or
service to the "shopping cart" (e.g. user fee for the emigrant register) and
then choosing payment method. After giving the required name and contact
information, you are taken to a page with clickable icons to the bank or credit
card company. The payment is secure, because personal information and bank or
credit card information is not registered at the Institute's server.