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Always check the mandatory (*) attachments required for the notification first and make sure you have them all ready at hand before filling out the actual notification. You will find the attachments in step 2. Add attachments. To print out the blank form, jump to the end and select Print.

Acts, obligations and instructions

Legal basis:

Duty to notify, Rescue Act (379/2011), section 42 (FI)

If the authorities, as part of their official duties, notice or otherwise find out about a manifest risk of a fire or other accident in a building, flat or other site, they shall, notwithstanding any secrecy provisions, notify regional rescue authorities of the matter. The duty to notify also applies to municipalities, other bodies governed by public law and their employees, and the operators referred to in section 18(2) of the Rescue Act responsible for maintaining care institutions and organising service and supported housing and their employees.

In urgent cases of emergency, the notification must always be made to the common emergency number 112.

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Submitting the notification

Electronically:  Fill out the notification, "Print" a copy and click "Submit". Mandatory fields are marked with an asterisk (*).
By post:  The notification can also be sent by post. Fill out the form and click Print. Be sure to include all the necessary attachments in the letter. Mail the notification to the address of the regional rescue department concerned. Check the address of the regional rescue department.

If you need a blank form, jump to the end of the form and click Print.