This Guide to Benefits, published by the Federation of Unemployment Funds in Finland (TYJ), provides information about the benefits paid by the unemployment funds: earnings-related allowance paid to the unemployed, job alternation compensation for those taking job alternation leave and mobility allowance that compensates expenses caused by travelling to work or moving.
For detailed information about these benefits, visit TYJ’s website at If you have questions about your personal situation, please contact your own unemployment fund. Contact details for unemployment funds can be found at the end of this Guide.
Please note that TYJ does not process benefit claims. If you want to claim earnings-related allowance, job alternation compensation or mobility allowance send your claim form with attachments to your own unemployment fund.