Submit an initiative

Select from the drop-down menu the subject that best describes your initiative. If you cannot find a subject that suits your initiative, select “General and other feedback”. Selecting the right subject will make it quicker for us to relay your initiative to the correct processor.


Please state in your own words what your initiative is about. If your initiative relates to a specific location or activity in Helsinki, remember to mention the area.
Include as clear a title for your initiative as is possible.
Accepted file types: jpg, png, jpeg, Max. file size: 20 MB.
If you want, you can add an image that supports your initiative (for example, a place to be repaired, a requested area, etc.).

Contact information

In its decision on processing young people’s initiatives, the City Council has insisted that the name, age and contact information of anyone making initiatives be collected. The contact information will only be used by the processors and will not be published. If you wish your name to be shown, add it to the end of the actual initiative text. An initiative can be submitted by a young person aged 13–17.
Please enter a number from 13 to 17.
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