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The 2018 election

On Sunday 9 September, there will be an election in Sweden to the Riksdag, municipalities and county councils.  

When the polling stations have closed on election day, election workers carry out a preliminary count of the votes cast. 

Beginning at 20.00 (GMT +2), preliminary results will be published on the Election Authority’s website: https://data.val.se/val/val2018/valnatt/R/rike/index.html

 The count is finalised the following week by the county administrative boards.

 The first possible date for a Statement of Government Policy if the current Government remains in office is 25 September.

The first possible date for a Statement of Government Policy if there is a new Government is 28 September. 

More information about the Swedish election is available on the Riksdag website: http://www.riksdagen.se/en/the-election-2018/

Last updated 07 Sep 2018, 8.39 AM