Terms of use and information about the site

VTV.fi is the website of the National Audit Office of Finland. The communications team of the NAOF is responsible for the maintenance and technical development of the site. The site is intended for policy-makers, public-sector operators, the media, and members of the public alike. The main purpose of the site is to function as a platform for publishing audit information and information about good management of public finances.

The website contents are published in the Finnish, Swedish and English languages. The Swedish- and English-language contents may be limited compared with the contents available in Finnish.

Any press releases published on the website are imported from the STT Info portal, videos from YouTube, and presentations from the SlideShare service.

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Processing of personal data and data file descriptions

VTV.fi processes the personal data you disclose to us with due care, in a lawful manner, and ensuring the protection of privacy.

The data file descriptions specify the data collected in the personal data files maintained by the NAOF, as well as the intended uses, lawful disclosure, and protection principles concerning such data. Furthermore, the data file descriptions contain information about the rights of the data subjects, as well as the relevant contact details.

Here, ‘personal data file’ means a set of personal data connected by a common use. The requirement for a data file description is set out in the General Data Protection Regulation.

Description of the customer and stakeholder data file (PDF)

Description of the data file containing the contact details of the VTV.fi editorial staff (PDF)

Data Protection Officer of the NAOF is Tuomo Salminen, tietosuojavastaava@vtv.fi.

Information security

Please report any vulnerabilities or deficiencies concerning the website to the NAOF registry at kirjaamo@vtv.fi or through the site feedback form.


The copyrights to the materials published on the website belong to the NAOF, unless otherwise specifically stated. You may freely use the textual materials available on the site and publish links to the site, provided that you site the source.

The copyrights to the photographs, visualisations and other visual materials on the website belong to the relevant photographers, originators or the NAOF. You must always agree on the use of such materials with the website editorial staff.

The use of the staff contact details for commercial purposes, such as direct marketing, is prohibited.


The website editorial team is responsible for the contents published on the website and aims to keep them up to date. Should you detect any errors, please report them to the staff as soon as possible. Notwithstanding the above, the editorial team is not liable for any direct or indirect loss or damage resulting from the use of information published on the website.

The NAOF is not in any way liable for the contents or functioning of other websites that may be accessed via this site. By accessing a website through this site, you agree that the website you access is not under the control of the NAOF and that the NAOF cannot influence the contents published on such website.

Editor-in-Chief of the website

Eira Heinämies, Editor-in-Chief, firstname.lastname@vtv.fi

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