FAQ about the new coronavirus

Updated August 17, 2020.

General questions and answers

See the website of Finnish institute for health and welfare THL for general questions and answers on following topics. 

Situation update on coronavirus 

Travel and the coronavirus pandemic

Transmission and protection – coronavirus

Symptoms and treatment – coronavirus

Risk groups for severe coronavirus disease

Children and coronavirus

Pregnancy and coronavirus


Public transport

See Oulu public transport website for more information


Oulu Waterworks

Is there going to be changes in water distribution? 

Staff contingency arrangements ensure that water purification, distribution and drainage continue as normal. Using tap water is safe.


Published March 16, 2020.