Cookies on government.se
What happens if you do not accept cookies on government.se?
Both session cookies and persistent cookies are used on www.regeringen.se and www.government.se. If you do not accept cookies on www.government.se, a number of the website's services and functions will not work.
Registration and administration of subscriptions
To register to the subscription service and edit your subscription account, your web browser must accept cookies. If you do not wish to accept cookies permanently, you can instead choose to:
- accept cookies while you are administering your subscription, or
- contact the webmaster at the Swedish Government Offices' Information Services and ask for help with your subscription.
work +46 8 405 10 00
email to the Senior Registry Clerk
A persistent cookie is used to save the personal settings a visitor chooses on the Accessibility page regarding font, text colour, spacing, etc. If you do not accept cookies, you cannot select any customised settings.
Cookies are small text files, created by the website visited, that contain data. They are stored on the visitor's computer with the aim of giving the visitor access to various functions.
There are two types of cookies:
- A session cookie is temporarily stored in the computer's memory while the visitor is browsing the website. The session cookie is erased when the web browser is closed.
- A persistent cookie remains on the visitor's computer until it is deleted.
If you do not want to accept cookies, you can adjust the settings in your web browser's security preferences so that you either do not accept any cookies at all or so that your consent is requested every time a website tries to put a cookie on your computer. You can also delete cookies that have previously been stored in your web browser; see the web browser's help files for more information.
The Swedish Post and Telecom Agency, which is the relevant supervisory agency, has additional information about cookies on its website.