Kävlinge municipality stands for the small-scale, green housing alternative. The environment is varied, and there are plenty of areas for recreation. If you want to move to Kävlinge municipality, there are several population centres to choose from, and
you can read more about them on the municipality's website. The largest landlord in the municipality is
KKB, the municipal housing company. A
list of landlords in Kävlinge is available on the municipality's website.
Language groups in the locality
The largest language groups, apart from Swedish, are Thai, Arabic and Polish. Other language groups in the municipality are Persian, English, Dari, Punjabi, Somali, Albanian, Chinese, Turkish, Serbian, Swahili, Portuguese, Spanish, Croatian, Lithuanian, Dutch, Russian, Hungarian, German, Telugu, Tamil and Kurdish – Kurmanji, Badinani and Amarinja.
Associations and organisations
Being active in not-for-profit associations is common in Sweden. Kävlinge municipality has many active associations, and there are great opportunities for a rich cultural and leisure life for all ages. All associations can be found in
the municipality's association register.
What is available in the immediate area
Kävlinge has various types of shops as well as banks, library, pharmacy, employment service and the municipality's social services office and citizens' office. In Löddeköpinge there is a library and the
shopping centre Center Syd, with around 60 shops, cafés and restaurants. Second-hand clothes can be bought in Furulund, and second-hand furniture in Kävlinge. There is also cheap furniture at Center Syd.
There are two indoor swimming pools,
Vikenbadet in Furulund and
Tolvåkerbadet in Löddeköpinge. In the summertime, it is possible to swim in the sea, at Barsebäck and other places. The tax authority and social insurance have offices in Lund.
In Kävlinge municipality there are
15 municipal nursery schools och 4 nursery schools. The
open nursery school is available in Kävlinge and Löddeköpinge.
Comprehensive and upper secondary schools
13 comprehensive schools in the municipality. The nearest upper secondary school is in Lund. The municipality also offers
language introduction for young persons aged 16–20 years and
first language teaching if at least one of the parents have a first language other than Swedish and the language is used at home on a daily basis.
In Kävlinge there is
municipal adult education, komvux, at Lärcentrum. Here you can
take part in SfI and
various teaching programmes and courses. Kävlinge municipality also offers social orientation for new arrivals. Universities and colleges are available in
Malmö, Copenhagen and Helsingborg.
Health and medical care
There are two medical centres and also a child healthcare clinic, ante-natal clinic and public dental care in Kävlinge and Löddeköpinge. The nearest accident and emergency clinic is at the university hospital in Lund, and there are also hospitals in Malmö and Landskrona, as well as specialist care in Eslöv. If you have any questions or need information about health and medical care, you can contact
Vårdguiden on telephone 1177.
Kävlinge municipality offers interpreter services on location or by telephone via interpreter services in Lund, Landskrona and Helsingborg.
Kävlinge has a unique geographic location and offers excellent commuting opportunities. It is easy and quick to get to Lund, Malmö, Copenhagen, Helsingborg and Landskrona. Journeys within the municipality and Skåne are made using
Skånetrafiken. There are train stations in Kävlinge and Dösjebro.
If you want to travel further, for example to Göteborg, Stockholm or other major cities in Sweden, you can
take the train with SJ. With SJ, you can travel from Lund or Malmö. From Lund, you can also travel by bus in Sweden using
Nettbuss. The nearest airports are in Malmö (Sturup) and Copenhagen (Kastrup).
Work and entrepreneurship
Kävling is a dormitory municipality and many commute to work in other places, such as Lund, Malmö and Copenhagen. Within the municipality, Center Syd is the largest workplace. On
the municipality's website you can find information about vacant jobs. Information about
starting and running a company is available on the municipality's website.