Counties and municipalities

Here you can read more about Sweden's counties and municipalities. The counties and municipalities present brief information about things that may be of interest to you as a new arrival in Sweden.

Under the various tabs, you can find presentations of counties and municipalities, a list of vacant jobs in the county or municipality you are interested in, and also an interactive service map to see what is available in the immediate area. On the map you can find public housing companies, vacant jobs, associations and organisations, schools and also health and medical care services.

Click on the link below to watch a film where persons who have moved to a small municipality talk about what they think about it.

Film about living in a small municipality.

If you are an employee of the municipality, you can read more about the municipality information pages here.

In the search box below, you can find the county or the municipality you are interested in. You can also write part of the name to get suggestions for municipalities and counties, or write the whole name to quickly click to the municipality or county you want to read more about.

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