Tuesday 18 September 2018
The Riksdag will begin its new working year, the Riksdag session 2018/19, at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, 25 September. 25 September will also mark the beginning of a new term of office. HM Carl XVI Gustaf will open the Riksdag session, and this year's regional theme is central Sweden.
Sunday 16 September 2018
A general election took place in Sweden on 9 September. It has now been established how the Riksdag's 349 seats shall be distributed among the eight parties after the 2018 general election. Of the members elected to the new Riksdag, 188 are men and 161 are women. The youngest member was born in 1996 and the oldest in 1933.
Monday 10 September 2018
After the election, the new Riksdag will meet on 24 September for a roll-call. The 2018/19 Riksdag session will open on 25 September.
There is a special election page containing detailed information on the elections to the Riksdag 2018, including an election calendar here.
The Speaker is the Riksdag's principal representative, and as such directs and organises the Riksdag's work procedures. Urban Ahlin (Social Democratic Party) has been the Speaker of the Riksdag since 2014.
All debates from the Chamber are broadcast live via the Riksdag webcast service. A few of them are also interpreted into English.
Some of the functions that can be found in the English section are only available in Swedish. These include the search function and parliamentary documents.