The municipality has flats and detached houses. The largest housing company is Lessebohus, which rents out flats. If you are curious about the housing situation in the municipality, please visit
Language groups in the locality
There are many different language groups in Lessebo municipality, such as Somali and Arabic. The
library has more information about what is available in other languages and in Swedish. You are welcome to ask questions about languages on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Associations and organisations
Lessebo municipality has many associations. If you want to find out more about what associations there are, please visit Lessebo’s
What is available in the immediate area
Around the municipality, there are food shops with varied ranges, library, cafés, restaurants, employment service, leisure areas, sports halls, social services office, bank, pharmacy, an outlet store with clothes, shoes and household goods, a number of flea markets and second-hand shops, etc. Do you want to learn more about what is happening in the municipality just now? Read more on
Lessebo municipality’s website.
Lessebo municipality provides nursery schools for children aged 1 to 5 years. We also have after-school clubs for children aged up to 12 years. The children can spend time at the after-school club when they are not in school. Lessebo municipality has nursery schools in Lessebo, Hovmantorp, Kosta and Skruv. There are after-school clubs at all schools. The municipality runs all the nursery schools apart from one, which the parents run themselves. We have short waiting lists for childcare.
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Comprehensive and upper secondary schools
Lessebo has nursery schools, pre-school classes, comprehensive schools, one upper secondary school and adult education. Växjö has several upper secondary schools and a university.
The Swedish for Immigrants organisation in Lessebo municipality has long experience of teaching the Swedish language. There are also opportunities for adult education in Lessebo. The studies are arranged to suit each individual person. Read more about
adult education in Lessebo.
If you are interested in vocational courses or further education, there are many opportunities at easy commuting distance to Växjö and Kalmar.
Health and medical care
Health and medical care is well developed in the county. Lessebo has a medical centre, ante-natal clinic, child healthcare clinic, family clinic, school healthcare and a dental clinic. Visit Region Kronoberg’s website if you are interested in how health and medical care functions and is organised in the county.
It is important to learn Swedish as quickly as possible. But if you need interpreter assistance, please contact the reception at Lessebo municipality by telephone 0478-125 00.
There are good, fast bus and train communications to and from other locations. Timetables and further information can be found at
Work and entrepreneurship
In the municipality, the largest employers are Lessebo municipality, Kosta Boda Art Hotel, Kosta Outlet, Orrefors Kosta Boda and Lessebo Bruk. There are several other major employers within commuting distance.