Map files

The downloadable files on this page (6 zip-files that contain SHPs, TABs and MIFs) contain the basic data and location in the general coordinate system of

  • the valid, new and probationary areas of claims and concessions;
  • the permit applications for ore prospecting, gold panning, reservations and mining filed according to the provisions laid down in the New Mining Act of Finland.


For downloading you need GIS-software. For example Qgis, OpenJump, MapInfo or ArcView software.


The files are primarily intended for professional use. On the right on the relevant page, there is a link to the general map service.


New mining register data are brought to this page along with major updates in the information.


Link for the ATOMfeed is here.


Disclaimer and copyright


Tukes disclaims all responsibility for any consequences caused as a result of use of the material. Should there be anything to remark on the material, please contact the relevant administrator.


Packed zip files (last update 11.5.2018):

Claim (zip, 2 Mb)

Concession (zip, 422 Kb)

Exploration reservation (zip, 2 Mb)

Exploration permit (zip, 6 Mb)

Gold panning permit (zip, 176 Kb)

Mining permit (zip, 101 Kb)