The Speaker is the Riksdag's principal representative, and as such directs and organises the Riksdag's work procedures.

The Speaker's tasks include presiding over the meetings of the Chamber. He is assisted by three Deputy Speakers.

Urban Ahlin has been the Speaker of the Riksdag since the parliamentary elections in 2014.

Latest news


The Speaker received the President of the Parliament of Moldova

On 9 February, the Speaker of the Riksdag Urban Ahlin received the President of the Moldovan Parliament Andrian Candu, together with a delegation, at the Riksdag.

The Speaker Urban Ahlin visited Ukraine

On 1-2 February the Speaker Urban Ahlin visited Kiev. The visit was made together with the Speakers of Parliament of the Nordic and Baltic countries.

The Speaker gave the opening address at the Holocaust Remembrance Day at the Riksdag

The Speaker Urban Ahlin welcomed the guests at a ceremony highlighting the Holocaust Remembrance Day at the Riksdag.

Press officials

If you are a journalist with questions about the Speaker, please contact the Speaker’s Press Secretary.

Press photos

The Speaker and the Deputy Speakers

Press photos of the Speaker and Deputy Speakers will be available together with other photos from the Riksdag.