Updated to include additional information on the employer's duty to provide a job adaptation and rehabilitation scheme for disabled employees.
Updated to reflect changes to the rules on processing personal data under the General Data Protection Regulation.
Information on legal service providers for Sweden employment law.
Updated to include additional information on background checks during recruitment.
Updated to reflect legislative changes to employers' obligations to prevent gender differences in pay.
Updated to reflect legislative changes to employers' obligations to bring about equal rights.
An employment law guide to industrial relations in Sweden, covering trade unions and recognition, collective bargaining, informing and consulting employees - general, informing and consulting prior to redundancies, informing and consulting prior to transfers, trade union right of veto, European Works Councils, industrial action and board-level employee representation.
An employment law guide to termination of employment in Sweden, covering notice periods, grounds for dismissal with notice, summary dismissal, dismissal procedures, redundancies, severance compensation, termination at the age of 67 and unfair/unlawful dismissal.
Useful online resources on employment law in Sweden.
Updated to reflect legislative changes to the rules on fixed-term contracts, effective from 1 May 2016.
HR practices and employment law in Sweden.