Speaker of the Parliament of Finland


The speaker of the Parliament of Finland (Finnish eduskunnan puhemies, Swedish riksdagens talman), along with two deputy speakers, is elected by Parliament during the first plenary session each year.

Speaker of the Parliament of the Republic of Finland
Eduskunnan puhemies
Riksdagens talman
Logo of the Parliament of Finland.svg
Logo of the Parliament
Anu Vehviläinen

since 9 June 2020
Parliament of Finland
SeatHelsinki, Finland
AppointerElected by the Parliament
During the first plenary session every year
Term lengthOne year
Constituting instrumentConstitution of Finland
PrecursorSpeakers of the Diet of Finland
First holderPehr Evind Svinhufvud
DeputyTwo deputy speakers
Salary€ 13,390 per month[1]

Speakers are chosen for a year at a time.[2]


  1. https://www.hs.fi/politiikka/art-2000006075916.html
  2. "History of Finnish Parliament". Eduskunta. Archived from the original on 2014-06-06.