About the website

This website will help you finding information about what the County Administrative Board does and how it affects you and the community around you. The site was developed in cooperation with the other County Administrative Boards in Sweden.

Find information

Use the top menu to find most relevant information about our activities.  Or search by keywords, or use the Index (Contents A-Ö) and Sitemap.

About cookies

Cookies are small text files, created by the website visited, that contain data. They are stored on the visitor's computer with the aim of giving the visitor access to various functions. There are two types of cookies:

  • A session cookie is temporarily stored in the computer´s memory while the visitor is browsing the website. The session cookie is erased when the web browser is closed.
  • A persistent cookie remains on the visitor´s computer until it is deleted.

If you do not want to accept cookies, you can adjust the settings in your web browser's security preferences so that you either do not accept any cookies at all or so that your consent is requested every time a website tries to put a cookie on your computer.

Adapting the website

The website is adapted for groups with special needs in accordance with the W3C (World Wide Web Consortium) guidelines and the requirements of the WCAG (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines).   

Listen to the content

This website is connected to the reading service "Talking Web". Browsealoud reads web pages, Word and PDF files, saves the recited speeches (Mp3) and select the text that is read out. Browsealoud is free for users.  Learn more about Browsealoud (in Swedish).  

About share/bookmark

The share/bookmark toolbar at the top of many pages on this website helps you to share pages with friends and colleagues in an easy way. You can also create bookmarks.

Plug-ins at the website

In order to access some of the contents of this website, you may need to install a plug-in in your web browser.

  • All publications on the website are in PDF format. In order to read them, you need to have the free Adobe Reader software installed. You can download this program from the Adobe website.
  • Webcasts produced on this site may be available in two formats: Adobe Flash Player 9 and Windows Media Player 9. The software - Adobe Flash Player 9 (or later) and Windows Media Player 9 (or later) - can be downloaded free from the manufacturers' websites.

Web analytics on this website

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service, to obtain a picture of how visitors use the website. Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files placed on your computer, and the information generated by these when you use the website (including your IP address) will be forwarded to and stored by Google, Inc. The County Administrative Board uses this information to evaluate how visitors use the website and to improve the website's content, navigation and structure. Behaviour is analysed at group level but not at individual level.

Legal Notices

Personal information: The law, the Personal Data Act, also known as PUL, aims to prevent the violation of personal integrity in the processing of personal data. The County Administrative Board website complies with the rules under the Act. Learn more on the Data Inspection Board´s website.

Official document: A document is classified as public if it has been submitted to, was drawn up by or is in the keeping of a public authority. The principle of public access states that all official documents are public and, unless classified as secret, must be made available to all who wish to read them. Learn more about the principle of public access to official documents.

Use of materials: All texts, maps, pictures and illustrations are copyrighted and may not be used without our permission. The same applies to our logo. Where the source is not specified, the copyright belongs to the County Administrative Board.