The environment and natural resources under the ELY Centres' areas of responsibility grant discretionary state aid from the administrative branch of the Ministry of the Environment for the maintenance of building heritage, environmental care of islands and waste management of fell areas. In addition, the ELY Centre of Central Finland grants aid for projects of sustainable development and for projects of environmental education and enlightenment. The ELY Centres also provide aid for water management.
Development and Administration Centre takes care of the tasks of aid payment.
Please direct the inquiries concerning payment applications by email to
The payment application is to be sent
Payment application forms in Suomi.fi portal.
(Payment application, time sheets for work-carried out free-of-charge, payment application instructions).
Personal customer form (e.g. maintenance aid for building heritage)
The customer service centre for environmental matters gives advice by phone, tel. +358 (0)29 502 0900
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