The Swedish Press and Broadcasting Authority

The Swedish Press and Broadcasting Authority takes decisions on licences, fees and registration, exercises supervision of television broadcasts, on-demand television, searchable teletext pages and audio broadcasting, and rules on applications for a certificate of no legal impediment to publication.

The Authority includes the Press Subsidies Council. One of the tasks of the Press Subsidies Council is to consider applications for state support to daily newspapers. Press support consists of operational and distribution support.