Regional Council of Ostrobothnia

We are a statutory joint municipal authority formed by the fifteen municipalities in the region. Our aim is to build up the necessary conditions for a balanced development and economic growth and thereby serve the welfare of the Ostrobothnian people. The development efforts are financed both by national and EU resources.

We are the primary interest supporter of Ostrobothnia. Our most important goal is to strengthen the competitiveness of the region. To reach that goal we strive to influence governmental decisions that affect the region.

The Regional Council is responsible for composing the Regional Strategy as well as s drawing up the Spatial Plan of Ostrobothnia.

We offer

  • Regional Strategy
  • Spatial Planning
  • Regional Development
  • International Cooperation

We are looking for

We work with Smart Specialisation aiming to strengthen transnational learning, and welcome regional and international partners to get involved. We are looking for ideas and projects that develop the innovation ecosystem in order to create growth.