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Regional activities

Regional SPEK units promote safety in different parts of the country. Together with regional rescue organisations and authorities they organise and develop emergency planning and fire brigade training programmes.

You can find contact information for regional SPEK units in Contact information.

The SPEK group includes SPEK and regional Rescue Associations which collaborate closely with each other and with other rescue organisations. They provide training and promote regional safety and security.

Regional Rescue Associations


Regional Rescue Association of Southern Savonia
Jääkärinkatu 16, 50130 MIKKELI
email: heli.kari(a)spek.fi
tel. +358 40 733 5448
fax (+358 15) 194 3645
Managing Director Heli Kari

Finnish-Swedish Fire and Rescue Association

Chaufförsvägen 3, 10600 TAMMISAARI
email: kansli(a)fsbr.fi
tel. +358 20 7879 760
fax (+358 19) 246 1540
Organisational Manager Roger Roos

Regional Rescue Association of Helsinki
Lääkärinkatu 3, 00250 HELSINKI
email: olli-veikko.kurvinen(a)helpe.fi
tel. +358 09 477 0810
Managing Director Olli-Veikko Kurvinen

Regional Rescue Association of Häme
Kokkolankatu 4, 33300 TAMPERE
email: eeva-liisa.heikkinen(at)hameenpelastusliitto.fi
tel. +358 3 255 7355
Acting Managing Director Eeva-Liisa Heikkinen

Regional Rescue Association of South-East Finland
Tehontie 31, 45200 KOUVOLA
email: toimisto(a)kaspeli.fi
tel. +358 5 741 1400
fax. +358 5 371 3114
Managing Director Veli-Matti Aaltonen

Regional Rescue Association of Central Finland
Saunatie 13, 40900 SÄYNÄTSALO
email: toimisto(a)ksliitto.fi
tel: +358 14 449 9600
fax: +358 14 449 9603
Managing Director Jari Wilén

Regional Rescue Association of Lapland
Pohjolankatu 2 A, III krs.
96100 ROVANIEMI
email: lappi(a)spek.fi
tel: +358 40 704 0764
Managing Director Pertti Heikkilä

Regional Rescue Association of Western Finland
Tuijussuontie 10, 21280 RAISIO
email: antti.ali-raatikainen(a)lspel.fi
tel. +358 2 511 7711
fax: +358 2 511 7761
Managing Director Antti Ali-Raatikainen

Regional Rescue Association of Ostrobothnia
Sepänkyläntie 14–16, 65100 VAASA
email: reijo.malkamaki(a)spek.fi
tel. +358 6 3251 498
Managing Director Reijo Malkamäki

Regional Rescue Association of North Karelia
Noljakantie 4, 80140 JOENSUU
email: tero.kuittinen(a)pkpelastuslaitos.fi
tel. +358 13 229 029
fax. +358 13 225 725
Managing Director Tero Kuittinen

Regional Rescue Association of Northern Savonia

Aseveljenkatu 4, 70620 KUOPIO
email: tarmo.kraanattu(a)@pspl.fi
tel. +358 17 262 5098
Managing Director Tarmo Karnaattu

Regional Rescue Association of Northern Finland

Teknologiantie 1 B 203, 90590 OULU
email: pohjois-suomi(a)spek.fi
tel. +358 40 7255 448
Managing Director Patrik Willberg

Regional Rescue Association of Uusimaa

Vapaalantie 2 A 7, 01650 VANTAA
email: markku.virtanen(a)upl.fi
tel: +358 9 855 3310
fax: +358 9 8553 3155
Managing Director Markku Virtanen