The 2014 election

The parliamentary elections will take place on 14 September.

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An election supervisor sits at a table holding the voting card while he examines an identity document. Photo: Riksdagsförvaltningen.

Advance voting started at the Riksdag

On 27 August advance voting in the elections to the Riksdag and the municipal and county council assemblies was started. The Riksdag is one of the places where it is possible to vote in advance until 13 September.

The Speaker Per Westerberg gives the Presidents of the Dutch Parliament a tour of the Riksdag. Photo: Melker Dahlstrand.

The Speaker received the Presidents of the Dutch Parliament

The President of the Dutch Senate (upper house of the Dutch Parliament) Ankie Broekers-Knol and the President of the House of Representatives (lower house) Anouchka van Miltenburg visited Sweden at the invitation of the Speaker Per Westerberg.

The Riksdag building from Riksplan. Photo: Melker Dahlstrand.

The Riksdag until the election

Members of the Riksdag will continue their parliamentary business during the summer in their home communities. Throughout the summer they have the opportunity to address written questions to Government ministers. The new Riksdag will meet on the 29 September for a roll-call. The 2014/15 Riksdag session will open on 30 September.

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Proposals from members of the Riksdag (in Swedish)

International activities

The assembly room of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe. Photo: the Council of Europe.

The members of the Riksdag work internationally to promote democracy, peace and human rights.

The Riksdag in society

The Riksdag. Photo: Melker Dahlstrand.

The Riksdag, the Government, public authorities and agencies, and municipalities are examples of important actors in our public sector.

Virtual tour

Welcome to this tour of the Swedish Parliament - the Riksdag. Visit its rooms and read about the work, history, art and architecture.

Welcome to this tour of the Swedish Parliament - the Riksdag. Visit its rooms and read about the work, history, art and architecture.