Koronavilkku

Use in Europe

I live or am staying in Finland long-term

If you are staying in Finland for a longer period of time, such as more than two weeks, we recommend that you use the Koronavilkku app.
The recommendations in force in Finland apply to everyone in the country, regardless of whether they are Finnish citizens.

If you receive an exposure notification in the Koronavilkku app

Follow the instructions provided by the app.

If you get infected

You will be provided treatment and placed in isolation. An infection tracer will contact you.
If your infection is diagnosed in Finland, and you have a Koronavilkku app in use, you will be provided an opening code by healthcare.
If you allow the app to do so, Koronavilkku will share the information about the infection with apps used in other countries. In this way, persons who may have been exposed and use official corona apps from other countries may also be notified of their exposure.

I use an app from another country, and I am currently in Finland

The recommendations in force in Finland apply to everyone in the country, regardless of whether they are Finnish citizens.

If you receive an exposure notification from another country’s application

If you have any symptoms, get tested immediately. It is important that you monitor your condition for the next 10 days and get tested if you experience symptoms, avoid human contact, maintain good hand hygiene and follow the coughing etiquette.

If you get infected

You will be provided treatment and placed in isolation. An infection tracer will contact you.
Finnish healthcare officials cannot create unlocking codes suitable for apps from other countries. If you are using an app from another country, you can contact a healthcare provider located in the country in question for more information.

I use the Koronavilkku app and I am abroad

Follow the instructions and recommendations given by the local health authorities. General guidelines may vary by region, and the local epidemiological situation may change. Seek out current information from the recommendations given by local authorities.

If you receive an exposure notification in the Koronavilkku app

If you receive an exposure notification while abroad, monitor your condition, avoid contact with other people, and follow the instructions given by the local health authorities. Inquire about the local instructions for how to get tested.
If you do not know the local instructions or if they are unclear, follow the instructions provided by the Koronavilkku app.

If you get infected

Follow the instructions given by the local health authorities.
If you are diagnosed with an infection while outside Finland, you cannot report your infection using the Koronavilkku app.