Government, government reports, financial statements, ownership steering
As provided in section 46 of the Constitution, the Government submits to Parliament a report on the State annual accounts and information on the management of government finances and compliance with the budget including measures taken by the Government in response to the resolutions passed by Parliament. More detailed provisions on the report on the State annual accounts are set out in section 9a of the Government Act (175/2003) and sections 17 and 18 of the State Budget Act (423/1988).
Under section 18 of the Budget Act, the reports on central government finances, the management of central government finances and their operative effectiveness included in the government annual report shall provide true and sufficient information on compliance with the Budget, central government revenue and expenditure, central government financial position, and effectiveness (true and sufficient view). Legislatively, the contents of the report are more specifically governed by the requirements laid down in the State Budget Decree (1243/1992). The Report on State Annual Accounts for 2020 consists of five parts:
Report on state annual accounts (In Finnish)
Annex 1 Financial performance by ministries (In Finnish)
Annex 2 Financial statements (In Finnish)