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Coronavirus vaccinations expand in Espoo: Vaccines are now available to over 75-year-olds and the entire risk group 1


At the beginning of March, Espoo will start to vaccinate over 75-year-olds (i.e. people born in or before 1946) and 18–49-year-olds (i.e. people born between 1972 and 2003) who have a medical condition that significantly increases their risk of severe coronavirus disease. Appointments can be booked online as of Friday 26 February and by phone as of Monday 1 March.

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Customer premises closed, secondary education in distance learning from 1.3.


Temporary section 58(g) of the Communicable Diseases Act will enable the closure of customer premises and will apply to private gyms, team sport facilities, spas, public saunas, dance venues, amusement and theme parks, children’s indoor playgrounds and the public lounge areas of shopping centres. Secondary education will remain in distance learning mode from 1 March.

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The City of Espoo’s visual look updated to meet accessibility requirements


The most noticeable change in the update of the visuals is the new colour palette and easy-to-read fonts used in publications, which will also be used on the website, which is currently being updated.

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Joint application begins - welcome to study in Espoo!


Ninth-graders must apply in the joint application from 23 February to 23 March 2021 for either upper secondary education or transitional studies, such as 10th grade or preparatory education for general upper secondary education (LUVA) or vocational education (VALMA).

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Coronavirus Advice

On our corona page you will find topical information about the corona virus as well as related measures and restrictions.

If you suspect you have any signs of the coronavirus, book a test appointment.

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Outdoor Sports Facilities

If you use outdoor sports facilities, please follow these guidelines and instructions:

  • Stay at least a couple of metres away from other people.
  • Take care of hygiene (use gloves if you for example touch exercise equipment and blow your nose into a tissue)
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Nature House Villa Elfvik is closed until 31 March 2021

Nature House Villa Elfvik is closed from 30 November 2020 to 31 March 2021. All events have been cancelled or postponed. Also Café Elfvik is closed.

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Coronavirus vaccinations in Espoo

The vaccine is now available to:

  • Espoo residents who turn 80 this year or are older than 80
  • Persons aged 50–69  who have a medical condition that significantly increases their risk of severe coronavirus disease

    If you belong to the above groups, you can book an appointment:

    • by calling 09 816 34800 (Mon–Fri 8:00–18:00).
      • For now, informal carers and over 65-year-olds living in the same household can only book their appointments by phone.

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