Building a Family and Living with Children in Sweden

This chapter gives a description of Swedish laws on marriage and common-law marriages. You can also read more about expecting a child, giving birth and parental insurance. The chapter also includes information about children’s right to school, preschool, after-school recreation centres as well as important parts of legislation that you may need to know about.

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