COVID-19 vaccinations

The vaccinations against corona disease are organised in Finland by local health authorities. The vaccination order is stated by the Finnish government and the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL).

Vaccination schedule

At this point the vaccines are given to

If you belong to vaccination groups mentioned above you can make appointment. Please call 044 709 37 88, service also available in English. If you do not belong to aforementioned groups, please wait. If you have questions concerning corona disease or vaccinations, plese send e-mail to

The vaccinations in Kainuu region are delivered in local vaccination venues (health centers or at the central hospital in Kajaani). The vaccination is given only by appointment.

NB! Notice that Covid vaccines are not given to under 16 years of age. All new vaccines are mRNA-based by Pfizer-Biontech or Moderna.

More information and instructions about the vaccinations


Information and materials in Russian: