Prime Minister of Finland

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Prime Minister of the Republic of Finland
Suomen pääministeri
Finlands statsminister
Petteri Orpo

since 20 June 2023
Member ofCabinet
European Council
AppointerThe President of the Republic
Term lengthNo fixed term
Duration of parliamentary convocation, coalition or upon resignation and removal
Formation27 November 1917
First holderPehr Evind Svinhufvud

The Prime Minister (Finnish: pääministeri, translated as Head Minister, Swedish: statsminister, literally translated as Minister of State) is the Head of Government of Finland. The Prime Minister is appointed by the President, who is the Head of State.[1]

The current Prime Minister is Petteri Orpo of the National Coalition Party since 20 June 2023.

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Living former Prime Ministers[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. Finnish Council of State. "The Cabinet in Office". Finnish Council of State. Archived from the original on 13 November 2010. Retrieved 23 June 2010.

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