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Tampere Main Police Station, licence services

Main Police Station of Inre Finland Police Department
Tampere Main Police Station’s licence services are situated in Hatanpään valtatie trunk road across from the bus station. You can apply for a passport, identity card, security field and other licences from us. We also handle matters concerning firearms permits. On the 14 and 22 September we handle only urgent applications. Lost and found Office is closed the 14 Sptember. We mainly serve by appointment. We recommend handling matters online. If you do not book an appointment, please prepare to queue. Those who have booked an appointment are called by name in the Customer Service, without separate registration. Queueing turn on Mon, Wed, Thu and Fri 8.00 - 11.00 and on Tue 9.00 - 11.00.Ready documents and driving licences after the end of a driving ban are collected from the Info counter without an appointment. Firearms inspection The entrance to Tampere Main Police Station’s firearms inspection is in the police building’s lower courtyard in Hatanpään valtatie trunk road. Firearms are inspected only by appointment on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Have a look at our more detailed contact information and opening hours.

In emergencies, always dial 112.

Please use our online services and book a service time in advance, whenever possible. Read the instructions first before making an application for a passport, personal ID card or other permit or filing a Police report.

If a case is underway and pending, the responses are given by the Police department handing the case. For example, to order copies of records of investigation or criminal reports, please contact the Police department or station directly. Please check the contact details of the department or station in question.

The cost for a call to the Police is

  • the local network charge (pvm) if you call using a landline number
  • cellular phone charge (mpm) if you use a mobile phone
  • international call charge if you call from abroad.

You will pay for the call in line with your operator tariff. Waiting time is also paid for.

Street address

Hatanpään valtatie 16, 33100 TAMPERE

Post address

PL 147, 33101 TAMPERE

Opening hours

Opening hours until 3.12.2021
  • Mon
    8.00–16.15
  • Tue
    9.00–16.15
  • Wed
    8.00–16.15
  • Thu
    8.00–16.15
  • Fri
    8.00–16.15
Exceptions
  • 29.11.2021–4.12.2021
    License services is open saturday 4.12. from 9.00 to 14.00. License services are open by normal open hours from 7.12.2021.
  • 25.11.2021–3.12.2021
    Due to staff training day there may be exceptions and restrictions on licence offices opening hours on 26.11.2021 and 2.12.2021.

Phone Numbers

  • Switchboard
    +358 295 440131
  • Helpline and appointment booking
    +358 295 419800

Our services are

Asiakirjojen katoamisilmoitukset

Poliisin myöntämien asiakirjojen katoamisilmoitukset

Arvauskilpailulupa

Arvauskilpailun järjestäminen vaatii luvan poliisilta.

Licences pertaining to certain kinds of game machines and gaming devices

You can apply for a licence for game machines, gaming devices and hand-operated wheels of fortune from the local police department.

Non-money lottery licences

Running non-money lotteries requires a licence from the police.

Non-money prize machine licence

Keeping non-money prize machines available is subject to a licence.

Notification of small-scale fundraising

Fundraising requires a permit from the police. It can also be arranged as small-scale fundraising, which requires a notification to the police.

Notice of a firework display

A company that has got an appropriate licence from TUKES can organise firework displays.

Rock blasting notice

The police must be notified of rock blasting work at least seven days before the blasting.

Viisumin jatkaminen

Poliisi voi erityisistä syistä jatkaa viisumin voimassaoloaikaa tai sallitun oleskelun kestoa.

Foreigner’s identity card

The police can issue identity cards to foreign citizens who reside in Finland permanently.

Identity card

An identity card is a photographic proof of its holder’s identity. An identity card is also a valid travel document with limited rights.

Service information

Please, bring your valid passport or ID card.

Passihakemus

Passi on Suomen kansalaiselle myönnettävä matkustusasiakirja. Passi on myös todistus haltijansa henkilöllisyydestä.

Service information

Please, bring your valid passport or ID card.

Todistus ensitunnistuksesta

Hakemus tunnistamisesta tunnistamisasiakirjaa varten täytetään tunnistusvälineen tai laatuvarmenteen hakemiseksi.

Väliaikainen passi

Passi voidaan erityisestä syystä myöntää väliaikaisena, jos passin myöntäminen nopeutetussakaan aikataulussa ei ole mahdollista.

Approval as a guard

A person who is performing security guard duties is required to have a valid guard licence.

Service information

You can also submit application online.

Approval as a temporary guard

A temporary guard licence is required for a person who is performing guard duties for up to four months.

Service information

You can also submit application online.

Approval of security stewards

A person who performs security stewarding duties is required to have a valid security steward identity card.

Service information

You can also submit application online.

Security officer certification

A valid security officer licence is required when a person carries out security tasks for the purpose of earning income.

Service information

You can also submit application online.

Turvatarkastajaksi hyväksyminen

Poliisin hyväksymät ja tehtävään koulutetut henkilöt voivat suorittaa turvatarkastuksia.

Public meeting

The police must receive notification about any public meeting that is due to take place outdoors and in a public place at least 24 hours in advance.

Yleisötilaisuusasiat

Yleisötilaisuuden järjestämisestä on tehtävä kirjallinen ilmoitus järjestämispaikan poliisille.

Ajokortin erityisehdot ja luokan alentaminen

Ajokorttiluokkaa voidaan alentaa ja ajokortin erityisehtoja voidaan muuttaa, mikäli siihen ilmenee syytä.

Ajokortinhaltijan terveydentilan valvonta

Suomessa vakinaisesti asuvan ajokortinhaltijan on esitettävä poliisille lääkärinlausunto ajokyvyn säilymisestä erikseen säädetyin määräajoin.

Alkolukkoajokortti

Alkolukkoajokortti voidaan myöntää terveysperusteisena tai sille, joka on epäiltynä tai syyllistynyt rattijuopumukseen tai törkeään rattijuopumukseen.

Reinstating the right to drive

After the driving ban, the right to drive is reinstated when the police return the driving license or issue a temporary driving license to the driver.

Aseiden luovutus/noutaminen

Aseluvan haltija tai kuolinpesä voi olla velvollinen luovuttamaan aseita poliisille. Aseet on tietyissä tapauksissa mahdollista myös noutaa takaisin.

European Firearms Pass (EFP)

The European Firearms Pass (EFP) facilitates the movement of target shooters and hunters from one EU country to another with their firearms.

Service information

We recommend making an appointment to submit a weapon permit application.

Firearms belonging to estates of deceased persons

After a permit holder’s death, the administrator of their estate must immediately seize all firearms and obtain permits for them within six months.

Presenting a weapon

A weapon is presented to the police in connection with a change of owner or licence modification. The police may request this also for other reasons.

Weapon collector authorisation

The Firearms Administration of the National Police Board authorises weapon collectors.

Weapon licences and permits

The police grants licences and permits for the acquisition and possession of weapons and weapon parts.

Service information

We recommend making an appointment to submit a weapon permit application.