Eligibility requirements in the public sector

The measures to update the eligibility requirements have been agreed as part of the action plan on reducing the municipalities’ tasks and obligations. The educational system will be developed to make the possibilities to meet the eligibility requirements more flexible. The sectoral ministries will be responsible for updating the eligibility requirements.



  • The current situation of the eligibility requirements and the requirements of the Professional Qualifications Directive were surveyed in autumn 2015.
  • Reducing the municipalities' tasks.