Welcome to the Election Authority´s web site in English! Here you will find a selection of information and material especially produced in English to provide an overview of Swedish elections and election administration.
General elections to the Riksdag, the municipal assemblies and the county council assemblies are held on the same day, and always on the second Sunday of September every four years The nextcoming election day will be on September 14 in 2014.
Election to the European Parliament are held in all the member states of the European Union in June every five years. In Sweden the election is always held on a Sunday. Before each election the European parliament decides when the election takes place. In special cases, the European Union may decide that the election instead will be held in April, May or July. The next election to the European Parliament in Sweden will be held on May 25 in 2014.
Elections in Sweden (3,5 Mb)