Finnish-Swedish Transboundary River Commission Members Water Management Flooding Protection Fishing Contact

The Agreement between Finland and Sweden concerning transboundary rivers  entered into force on 1 October 2010.

The purpose of the Agreement is to promote cross-border cooperation in water and fisheries issues and ensure equal

opportunities for the two countries to use transboundary rivers for the benefit of the frontier region.

Besides this, the Agreement contributes to the efforts to prevent flood and environmental damages.

Agreement in English (pdf-file)

Agreement in Swedish (link)

Agreement in Finnish

Agreement in Northern Sami (pdf-file)

Agreement in Meänkieli (pdf-file)

Finnish - Swedish Transboundary River Commission

Storgatan 92A


Visitor´s address:

Storgatan 92A  Haparanda, SWEDEN.

Open daily at 9.00 am to 15.00 pm, Swedish time.


+46 72 523 5590


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E-mail: info(at)