How Sweden is governed

Swedish legislation

Each year, the Swedish Government lays some 200 legislative proposals before the Riksdag. In this section, you can read more about how laws are enacted in Sweden and find a list of Swedish statutes that have been translated into English, French or German.

Information material about the Government and Government Offices

Under Publications, you can order or download folders in several languages about the work of the Government and Government Offices, the legislative process and a great deal more.

Democracy issues


Read more about the aim of the Government's policy to safeguard and deepen Swedish democracy.

Human Rights website


The Swedish Government's website about human rights.

How Sweden is Governed

Download the folder "How Sweden is Governed".