Regional Council of Ostrobothnia

We are a statutory joint municipal authority formed by the fifteen municipalities in the region. Our aim is to build up the necessary conditions for a balanced development and economic growth and thereby serve the welfare of the Ostrobothnian people. The development efforts are financed both by national and EU resources. We are the primary interest supporter of Ostrobothnia. Our most important goal is to strengthen the competitiveness of the region. To reach that goal we strive to influence governmental decisions that affect the region. The Regional Council is responsible for composing the Regional Strategy as well as s drawing up the Spatial Plan of Ostrobothnia.