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Kummatinkatu 6, PO box 16, 92101 RAAHE
029 553 9641
029 553 9009
Official e-mail address:
monday - friday 09.00 - 16.15. We inform our exceptional opening hours on site Ajankohtaista (only in Finnish).
Local Register Office's service area:
Alavieska, Haapajärvi, Haapavesi, Hailuoto, Hyrynsalmi, Ii, Kajaani, Kalajoki, Kärsämäki, Kempele, Kuhmo, Kuusamo, Liminka, Lumijoki, Merijärvi, Muhos, Nivala, Oulainen, Oulu, Paltamo, Pudasjärvi, Puolanka, Pyhäjärvi, Pyhäjoki, Pyhäntä, Raahe, Reisjärvi, Ristijärvi, Sievi, Siikajoki, Siikalatva, Sotkamo, Suomussalmi, Taivalkoski, Tyrnävä, Utajärvi, Vaala, Ylivieska
Personal E-mail addresses: firstname.lastname(at)

Services of Notary Public (Julkinen notaari) and Civil Marriage (Vihkiminen) are available on Wednesdays. We kindly ask You to call first or to use our Time reservation system.

Send the confidential information to the Local Register Office by secure e-mail

You can send confidential documents to the Local Register Office via Local Register Offices secure email system at address:


Unit is closed from the 29th to the 31th of January 2018 due to the renovation.

From the 1st of February to the 31th of March 2018 unit offers limited services on Tuesdays at. 9.00 - 12.00 am and Thursdays at. 13.00 - 16.00 pm, The Local Register's customer service works in the lower hall (1st floor) of the office building.

It is possible to reserve the service time through the electronic appointment system for public notary matters and for a foreigner registration.

In civil marriage issues, please contact the district court of Ylivieska-Raahe or contact other offices. 

During the renovation, there is a billing service. Cash and debit card payments can not be received.