Media in the central government budget
Media is covered by appropriations that are part of expenditure area 17 – Culture, the media, religious communities and leisure activities – and parts of expenditure area 1 – Governance – of the central government budget.
This area includes the following appropriations:
|11:1||Exchange of television broadcasts between Sweden and Finland|
|11:2||Research and documentation on media developments|
|11:3||Fee to the European Audiovisual Observatory|
|11:4||The Swedish Media Council|
|11:5||Support for talking newspapers|
|8:2||Swedish Press and Broadcasting Authority|
The central government budget comprises some one hundred ‘appropriations’ that describe how much money can be used for a certain activity. The appropriations are divided into 27 expenditure areas.
On 18 April the Government presented its 2017 Spring Fiscal Policy Bill to the Riksdag, together with an amending budget for 2017.