Living in Sweden
Your guide to life in Sweden.
The Swedish welfare system includes comprehensive benefits to residents and employees. This is the who, what, when and how of Swedish social benefits.
Healthcare in Sweden
All Swedish residents are entitled to tax-subsidised healthcare, an approach that aims to make healthcare affordable to everyone.
Guide to Swedish government authorities
An A to Z guide to the basic authorities you’ll be in contact with as a new resident.
Workers' rights and unions
Sweden’s long tradition of labour market regulation has resulted in many employee benefits having been written into law. Collective bargaining and co-operation between employers, employees and unions play a central role.
Interest groups and organisations are big in Sweden. So when it comes to building a social life, getting into activities will take you a long way.
Swedish business culture
Swedish workplaces are characterised by collaboration, respect and personal responsibility. Flat hierarchies and a prioritised work–life balance give workers space to develop as individuals.