County Administrative Board

The County Administrative Board is the representative of the Government in the region and the coordinating body for State
activities in the county.

The County Administrative Board has a broad area of responsibility. The Board works on issues concerning the environment, nature, the labour market, competence sourcing, the business community, social development, animal protection, gender equality, integration, transport, infrastructure and housing.

The County Administrative Board’s task is to coordinate these and other areas of public responsibility to achieve efficient solutions for a sustainable society in which economic development, the environment and social welfare are interlinked.

The County Administrative Board also has the task of ensuring that the county’s citizens receive the level of service the Government has decided on, that municipalities and companies comply with laws and regulations and that nationwide objectives adopted by the Government are achieved in Uppsala County.