Here is a list of things you need to sort out when planning to move and start your life in Tampere, Finland.
Tampere Migration Info Centre Mainio offer their assistance on moving to, settling and integrating in Finland. Mainio is a multi-lingual information and guidance centre dedicated to help you get started in Tampere. Click here to redirect: Mainio
1) Find Accommodation
You can find more information about housing services in Tampere: housing services
NOTE! After you have gotten an accommodation, make sure that you (and your family members) are registered in a place of residence in Finland at your Local Register Office. This depends on the time of your residence. A place of residence is needed to access the services that municipalities provide only to their own residents. Click to redirect: Local Register Office
2) Take Care of the Practicalities
There are some things you need to take care of in order to get your everyday life up and running in Finland, such as:
- personal identity code
- opening a personal bank account,
- getting insurances,
- telephone and internet connections,
- and electricity contract,
- public transport
Read more about the most essential migration related topics and things you need to take care of: Permits and Practicalities
3) Get Familiar with the Community and Social Networks
You can read more about Tampere, finnish society, culture and leisure activites in Tampere by clicking here: Living in Tampere.