Department for Administration and Oversight

The Department for Administration and Oversight is responsible for the operational and financial planning and reporting, consistent performance guidance and development of information management in the administrative branch of the Ministry of Justice. The Department is also responsible for HR matters at the Ministry and for the obligations that the Ministry has in its capacity as an employer in the administrative branch. Furthermore, responsibilities related to data management, data security and data protection at the Ministry belong to the Department.

There are three units in the Department for Administration and Oversight: Human Resources, Oversight, and Information Management. In addition to these, there is a separate function, Assistant Services.

The Department is headed by Director General Tapio Laamanen.

Human Resources

Head of Unit Kati Pärnänen


Head of Unit Niina Puolusmäki

Information Management

Head of Unit Tarmo Maunu

Assistant Services

Head of Function Annu Autio