On this page you will find links to glossaries containing definitions and translations of names, titles and terms used in the work of the Government and Government Offices.

  • Government terms

    Description of governmental and administrative functions in English together with the relevant Swedish term. This glossary is linked to interactive explanations on the English website. Explanations are activated in the right-hand column alongside the article and give a direct explanation of the concepts occurring.

  • Utrikes namnbok

    Lists of Swedish agencies, organisations, titles, EU and EC bodies, EU titles and the names of countries. Copies can be downloaded here or ordered from Fritzes (email: