Corporate Group of Espoo
A corporate municipal group refers to the economic entity composed of a municipality, or parent community, and one or more judicially independent communities where the municipality practices its authority alone or together with other communities belonging to the corporate municipal group.
The City of Espoo forms a corporate group together with its subsidiaries as well as municipal federations and affiliated communities.
A subsidiary is a community where the City of Espoo holds more than 50 percent of voting power.
An affiliated community is a community where the City of Espoo holds 20–50 percent of voting power.