Appealing Varma's decision
Have you received a decision from Varma that you are dissatisfied with? You have the right to appeal the decision within 7 + 30 days of posting the decision. If you have opted for an electronic decision, the appeal period is 3 + 30 days.
Instructions for Appeal are attached to the decision and you should read them carefully before appealing the decision. If we cannot change the decision about your application in the manner you request, we will forward your appeal to the Employment Pension Appeals Board.
The appeal must arrive at Varma at the latest by 4 pm (Finnish time) on the last day of the appeal period. An appeal sent electronically must arrive no later than on the last day of the appeal period. (The original statement of claim can be submitted after the appeal period if needed.) If the last day of the appeal period is not a weekday, the appeal can be submitted on the following weekday.
You can take a look at this secure electronic form to check what information you need when appealing a decision. You can use this form if you cannot submit your appeal through our eServices.
The fastest way to submit your appeal is through Varma's eServices.