Presentation on theme: "Regional government. The council of Tampere Region – Regional developer Finland is divided into the 20 counties Functions – Finland´s Regional Councils."— Presentation transcript:
The council of Tampere Region – Regional developer Finland is divided into the 20 counties Functions – Finland´s Regional Councils are statutory joint municipal authorities operating according to the principles of local self-government. – The Councils operate as regional development and regional planning authorities. – It also controls advantage of federation, represents it and makes contracts on behalf of those.
Regional State Administrative Agencies Provinces were abolished 2010 and replaced by Regional State Administrative Agencies Tasks – Base public services, legal rights and permits – Occupational safety and health – Environmental permits – Fire and rescue services and preparedness – Police.
Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment They have three areas of responsibility – Business and industry, the labour force, competence and cultural activities – Transport and infrastructure – The environment and natural resources