Postal address

The Unemployment Fund for Higher Educated Employees Erko
Asemamiehenkatu 2
00520 Helsinki

Visiting address

Kellosilta 5 B, 6th Floor
00520 Helsinki
Due to precaution for COVID-19, Erko’s customer service is closed until further notice.


Telephone service (09) 7206 4343.
Erko’s Telephone service is open on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 12 noon to 3 pm.

E-mail, in matters concerning job alternation leave compensation:

We recommend to send messages containing confidential information through our online service provision, eService, which provides a strong security connection. Please read our guidelines for eService.

The staff at the Unemployment Fund’s office will do their best to respond to e-mails within seven days.


If you wish, you can give feedback regarding e.g. Erko’s homepages, eService, or processing of benefits applications, either through the Fund’s e-service or by sending an e-mail to the Fund’s address

Responsible official

Erko’s responsible official is Eero T. Anttila, LLM, tel.  (09) 7206 4321.