Service group: Safety and security
Vantaa builds wellbeing and is socially sustainable
Vantaa promotes wellbeing extensively and preventively, while paying special attention to the groups that are in the most vulnerable position.
Parents should discuss with their teens at home how to celebrate responsibly as schools end
Schools ending and summer holidays starting is a reason to celebrate. Most children and young people celebrate responsibly, but it is good to prepare for the risk of substance abuse as it commonly increases when schools end.
Safe environment and the emergence of gangs
Street gangs, youth gangs and juvenile delinquency are hot topics, but the terms and concepts have become blurred in the general conversation.
City of Vantaa’s whistleblowing channel
Vantaa introduced a whistleblowing channel where city personnel, partners, residents and others can report suspected misconduct anonymously or with their name.
Processing of personal data in the whistleblowing channel
In accordance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation, a person must be given information if his personal data is recorded in a personal register. Personal information includes, for example, name and address information. The registered person must also be informed about the purpose of
Anyone can use the whistleblowing channel to report suspected misconduct concerning the City of Vantaa, Vantaan Tilapalvelut Vantti Oy, VTK Kiinteistöt Oy, Mercuria kauppaoppilaitos Oy or other smaller companies owned by the city. Vantaan Energia Oy and VAV Group have their own whistleblowing
Processing personal data at the City of Vantaa Business Development Services
Pursuant to the EU's General Data Protection Regulation, a person must be informed if some of their personal data are entered into a person register. Personal data consist of, for instance, name and address information. The registered person must also be told the purpose of processing personal data
The European Rising Innovative City
City of Vantaa is the European Rising Innovative City.
Prepare for power outages – familiarise yourself with preparedness recommendations and follow announcements
If electricity consumption is higher than production, this can lead to short, power outages. The greatest risk of electricity shortages is in December–March.
Processing of personal data in the context of the City of Vantaa’s photography consent
This document indicates the ways in which the City of Vantaa processes your information when you have signed the City of Vantaa’s photography consent.