Joint organisations for co-operation
Helsinki Regional Transport Authority HSL is responsible for the planning and organization of public transport services in its member municipalities, as well as for the preparation of Helsinki Region Transport System Plan. The member municipalities are Helsinki, Espoo, Vantaa, Kauniainen, Kerava, Kirkkonummi and Sipoo.
[Helsinki Regional Transport Authority]
Helsinki Region Environmental Services Authority HSY principal duties comprise water and waste management as well as providing regional information services in the Helsinki Metropolitan area.
[Helsinki Region Environmental Services Authority]
HUS, the Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, is a Joint Authority that organises specialised medical care for residents of its member municipalities and in especially demanding illnesses also for the whole population of Finland.
Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, Finland’s largest university of applied sciences, educates the professionals in the fields of culture, business, health care and social services, and technology.
[Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences]
Helsinki Metropolitan Area Reuse Centre is a public service organisation. It was founded to better the living environment by decreasing the amount of waste and increasing people's environmental awareness.
[Helsinki Metropolitan Area Reuse Centre]
Regional Council of Uusimaa is a regional authority for Uusimaa Region. Its main tasks are regional and land-use planning, as well as the promotion of local and regional interests in general.
[Regional Council of Uusimaa]
Greater Helsinki Promotion
A publicly funded company supporting international professionals and companies by promoting all that the region has to offer. Greater Helsinki is made up of four cities; Espoo, Helsinki, Kauniainen and Vantaa; and their surrounding municipalities, represented by the Uusimaa Regional Council.
[Greater Helsinki Promotion]