Ministry of Justice
The Ministry of Justice is responsible for legislation concerning the constitution and general administrative law, civil law, procedural law and criminal law. The Ministry also handles matters relating to migration and asylum policy. In the international arena, the Ministry takes part in efforts to lay the groundwork for international cooperation against cross-border crime.
News from Ministry of Justice
Investments in the Swedish Police Authority, other parts of the judicial system and civil defence
On 20 September 2017, the Government presented the Budget Bill for 2018 to the Riksdag. The budget contains comprehensive investments in the Swedish Police Authority, other parts of the judicial system and civil defence.
Government reshuffle, 27 July 2017
Prime Minister Stefan Löfven today announced a government reshuffle. Three ministers have chosen to leave their posts, among them Anders Ygeman. Morgan Johansson is now Minister for Justice and Home Affairs and Heléne Fritzon is newly appointed Minister for Migration, and Deputy Minister for Justice.
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