Youth Facilities

Youth Centres

Oulu has 22 Youth centres. They offer a safe environment for children and young people aged 7 to 17 during their free time. The services are free of charge, and they are widely available throughout the city.

Youth centres web pages (in Finnish)

Camp Centre

The camp centre Koppana is on the coast in Oulunsalo. The centre is primarily meant for Oulu-based youth organisations and groups. It is not available for private use.

Local registered associations can rent Koppana for €125/day or €25/hour. For others the rents are €225/day or €30/hour.

More information about camp centre Koppana (in Finnish)

Youth facility or camp centre user application (pdf)

Band Rehearsal Rooms

Oulu-based bands can hire rehearsal rooms. The rooms are rented for a fixed period, for example one year. The application period is in May.

More information about Band rehearsal rooms (In Finnish)

For more information, please contact Mr. Juha Mertaniemi, juha.mertaniemi(at)