Parish elections: Your chance to influence the future of your parish

In November 2018, Evangelical Lutherans of Finland will elect new decision makers for their parishes for the next four years.

The elected representatives will decide on the policies and budget of their parishes. They will also elect members to the General Synod which makes decisions for the whole Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland.


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Important dates

Nominating candidates ends
17 September 2018

Advance voting
6–10 November 2018

Election day
18 November 2018