Updated : 14/01/2013
* Information not yet provided by national authorities
New cars: after 3 years
Yes. All vehicles must undergo inspection when first registered in Finland, irrespective of the owner’s nationality.
- Detailed technical inspection and testing for safety in traffic and exhaust levels.
- Any deficiencies must be remedied and the vehicle resubmitted for inspection, typically within 2-3 weeks.
- The vehicle may be used between inspections, but if it fails the re-inspection test, it may no longer be driven until it passes the inspection.