The aim is to ensure good administration and the observance of constitutional and human rights.
The Ombudsman investigates complaints, launches its own investigations and carries out on-site inspections at official agencies and institutions.
The present Parliamentary Ombudsman is Mr. Petri Jääskeläinen. The Deputy-Ombudsmen are Mr. Jussi Pajuoja and Ms. Maija Sakslin.
Can the Ombudsman help You?
You can complain to the Ombudsman about authorities, officials, and others who perform a public task.
Faulty data system has led to erroneous payment default entries - Parliamentary Ombudsman considers the system fault is serious