Service interruption in banking systems on Sunday 18 November 2018 5:00–10:00 AM due to system updates. During the service break, users will not be able to identify themselves or make payments in My e-Services with the online banking codes of certain banks. Check the list of banks affected here: https://www.suomi.fi/uutiset/suomi-fi-palveluihin-vaikuttava-huoltokatko-18-11-klo-0510
People are familiar with the changes brought to the taxi sector by the Act on Transport Services, and they are for the most part satisfied with service quality – these are the preliminary findings of a questionnaire survey of Finnish citizens relating to the changes to the taxi sector. The price level is considered reasonable, but there is a fear of overpricing. Accessibility and safety are of concern particularly to special groups. The reforms have also brought new transport service packages into the discussion.
Trafi’s electronic services are not available on Thursday 08 November 8:30-10.30 AM due to maintenance work.
The Transport Research Arena conference will take place in Helsinki on 27–30 April 2020 under the theme “Rethinking transport – towards clean and inclusive mobility”. The event provides an ample forum for the representatives from research, industry, public administration and policy-making to discuss major challenges and opportunities we are facing in transport and mobility.
Correct use of lights, keeping the windscreen clean and checking the condition of tyres are very important procedures in the autumn darkness, while waiting for winter. You should change to winter tyres according to your own transport needs.
The service Public registration information for aircraft is not available on Tuesday 30 October 4:30–8:00 PM due to maintenance work.
Some of Trafi’s online forms cannot be filled in or sent between 18:00 on Saturday 27 October to 3:00 on Sunday 28 October due to maintenance work on the lomake.fi platform. We regret any inconvenience caused!
Trafi’s electronic services are not available on Sunday 28 October 8:00-11.00 AM due to maintenance work.
Trafi’s electronic services are not available on Thursday 25 October 8:30-10 AM due to maintenance work.
Short interruptions might occur in the Paytrail payment service on Tuesday 23 October 3:30–4:30 AM. During a possible break in service, it will not be possible to pay using the Paytrail payment service in e-Services.
As the new decree on fuel symbols enters into force today, the 12th of October 2018, the new European symbols will be displayed at service stations in addition to the old ones. Fuel pumps will continue to show the familiar national symbols for fuels but also the new symbols, so care should be taken when fuelling vehicles. All new vehicles are also required to have the same symbols.
Trafi’s electronic services are not available on Thursday 11 October 18:30-19:30 AM due to maintenance work.
Interim results of the Arctic Challenge research project propose the first solutions for enabling automation of road transport in winter conditions. Early winter testing will continue in October and November, when previous results are tested again.
The reforms to driving instruction brought changes also in the acquisition of mopeds and motorbikes licences. Four out of five people pass the new motorcycle handling test on their first attempt. Only around one third of people, however, pass the moped theory test first time.
The driver training reforms that came into force in July have also had an impact on driving instruction statistics. The changes that focused on the evaluation of comprehensive driving skills and a wide-ranging understanding of traffic situation have made the examinations even more demanding, which can also been seen in the shares of students who passed their first attempt
Rail transport is undergoing big changes in both Finland and the EU as a whole. There is no going back to the way things were before, not even to maintain the status quo. Commuter train transports have been opened up to competition for a while now, and new tram lines are being introduced to Tampere and Helsinki. Legislation is changing, the digital revolution is increasing in scope. The question on everyone’s mind at Trafi's first rail transport stakeholder event 26th of September at Finlandia Hall: how can we ensure the safety and smoothness of rail transports amidst these changes?
Trafi has chosen a new driving licence manufacturer. Gemalto Oy was selected as Trafi’s driving licence supplier on the basis of a competitive tender. The contract period starts in April 2019 and runs for four years.
Trafi’s electronic services are not available on Thusrday 27 September 8:30-10:00 AM due to maintenance work.
Short interruptions might occur in the Paytrail payment service on Tuesday 25 September 3:30–4:30 AM. During a possible break in service, it will not be possible to pay using the Paytrail payment service in e-Services.
The service My e-Services is not available on Thusrday 20 Sep 8:30–10:00 AM due to maintenance work.
The service My e-Services is not available on Thusrday 13 Sep 8:30–10:00 AM due to maintenance work.
The electronic services for driving licences are not available from Tuesday 11 September 5:00 PM to Wednesday 12 September 8:00 AM due to maintenance work.
The theory of risk-guided steering of agency functions has now also been explored in a scientific publication. New doctoral thesis continues in the same vein as the Finnish Transport Safety Agency’s ‘From Knowledge to Action’ project. The approach has been utilised especially in aviation, but is also useful in other kinds of organisations.
Due to maintenance work there may be brief interruptions in access to our electronic vehicle tax services on Wednesday 29 Aug 6:00–6:30 PM.
The service My e-Services is not available on Thusrday 30 Aug 8:30–10:00 AM due to maintenance work.
The new legislation that came into effect in July makes it easier to apply for your first driving licence. You can now apply for a driving licence directly in Trafi's electronic first driving licence service.
The electronic services for driving licences not available on Tuesday 21 Aug 9:00–12:00 PM and on Sunday 26 Aug 4:00–6:30 PM due to maintenance work.
Short interruptions might occur in the Paytrail payment service on Tuesday 21 August at 3.30–4.30 AM. During a possible break in service, it will not be possible to pay using the Paytrail payment service in e-Services.
Trafis e-services are not available on Thusrday 18 Aug 6:00 am - 7:00 pm due to maintenance work.
Trafi has granted the first taxi transport licences and tax driving licences under the new Act on Transport Services. The driver training reform, which entered into force on 1 July has also caused an upsurge in applications for driving instruction permits.