Ministry of Justice

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New State secretary at the Ministry of Justice

Today, the Government appointed Ms Ann Linde as State secretary to the Minister for Home Affairs.

New ministers at the Ministry of Justice

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Today Prime Minister Stefan Löfven presented the ministers of the new government. Morgan Johansson is Minister for Justice and Migration and Anders Ygeman is Minister for Home Affairs.

New State secretary at the Ministry of Justice

Today, the Government appointed Mr Lars Westbratt as State secretary to the Minister for Justice and Migration.

Website currently being updated

Certain parts of this website are currently being updated due to the change of government.

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The Ministry of Justice

is responsible for legislation concerning the constitution and general administrative law, civil law, procedural law and criminal law. The Ministry also handles matters relating to migration and asylum policy.

In the international arena, the Ministry takes part in efforts to lay the groundwork for international cooperation against cross-border crime.

Minister for Justice and Migration Morgan Johansson is head of the Ministry. At the Ministry is also Minister for Home Affairs Anders Ygeman. The Ministry is divided in 21 divisions.
The citizens of some countries need to have a visa to enter Sweden. A list of which these countries are and information on how to go about to apply for a visa can be found here.

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Ministry of Justice work Rosenbad 4 postal SE-103 33 Stockholm Office work +46 8 405 10 00 Fax fax +46 8 20 27 34
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In this brochure you get a brief introduction to the legal system and its constituent authorities.
The European e-Justice Portal is conceived as a future electronic one-stop-shop in the area of justice.