Starting a business

Counselling and Advice Services

Inari Municipal Business & Development Nordica provides basic business start-up consultation on practical issues related to establishing a company, finance solutions, development activities, networking and internationalisation. Services are provided for start-ups and existing companies. Basic consultation is free of charge. More in-depth assignments and consultation are subject to a fee.

The main cooperation partner for enterprise services is the Lapland Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment (ELY Centre), which is located in Rovaniemi, and has a local Business Counsellor in Ivalo. ELY Centre provides professional counselling and advice services for companies.  Other key cooperation partners include the Northern Lapland Employment and Economic Development Office and the Regional Council of Lapland.

Please find more information on Enterprise Finland site.

Don’t hesitate to contact us!

International Coordinator
Ms.Eila Rimpiläinen
Tel. +358 40 562 0620


Development Coordinator
Ms. Marja Männistö
Tel. +358 400 231 765

Managing Director
Samuli Mikkola
Tel. +358 40 6359101

Business Counsellor
Leader Pohjoisin Lappi
Henna Kontsas
Tel. +358 40 1384350

Service Secretary
Sanna Aikio                                                                        Tel. +358 45 610 1225                                                 


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