Law & order and protection purposes
paragraph 1 of this law provides for certain measures to
enhanced protection for buildings, other structures, areas and
other objects to
2. terrorist offences within the meaning of section 2 of the Act (SFS 2003:148) of punishment for
3. spying and disclosure in other cases of secret data
relating to the overall defense, and
4. aggravated robbery.
section 2 of the Act also contains provisions on the protection of
the public against damage which may arise as a result of military
Object of protection
section 3 in order to satisfy the need for protection under section 1 or 2,
It is decided that something should be the object of protection.
4 § the following buildings, other structures and areas,
decided to be the object of protection
1. the head of State and the Crown Prince residence and housing, as well as
the Prime Minister's housing,
2. buildings, other structures and areas that the State has
ownership or access rights to and appropriated by the
the Parliament or member of the management,
3. buildings and other facilities which the State, a municipality
or a County has ownership or access rights to
and used or intended to lead or control
State or municipal operations,
4. buildings, other structures and areas used or
intended for the management of emergency services or
Swedish Defence civilian elements in general or of peacetime
crisis management, energy supply, water supply,
electronic communications, transport or
defence industrial purposes, and
5. buildings, other structures and areas used or
are intended for activities that involve the maintenance of
public order and security, activities within the prison system
or Sweden's supply of banknotes and coins.
5 § the following buildings, other structures and areas or
objects can also be decided be the object of protection
1. buildings, other structures and areas that the State has
ownership or access rights to and appropriated by the
The armed forces, the Swedish defence materiel administration, or Försvarets
Radio establishment, as well as military ships and aircraft,
2. areas where the armed forces, the Swedish defence materiel administration, or
National defence radio establishment temporarily engaged in exercises, sample
or try or unforeseen consequences of such activities
3. areas where the armed forces have been deployed to prevent a
violation of Sweden's territory or to meet a
armed aggression against the country,
4. areas in which a foreign State's military strength in the framework
for international co-operation temporarily engaged in exercises
in this country in connection with education for peace-support
activities or for other military purposes, and
5. areas of particular importance for the military
section 6 of the Other buildings, facilities and areas other than those
mentioned in 4 and 5 sections can be decided be the object of protection, whether they are of
importance of total defense and Sweden are at war
or war danger or there are other extraordinary
conditions relating to the war.
Under the same circumstances, locomotives and railway wagons adopted
be the object of protection.
The meaning of a decision on protection objects
paragraph 7 of the decision on protection objects means that unauthorized persons do not have
access to skyddsobjektet.
By special resolution, refusal of access combined with a
prohibition of making images, descriptions or
measurements of or within skyddsobjektet.
If that's enough to meet the need for protection, can
refusal of access may be replaced by an image ban or by
a ban on swimming, diving, anchoring or fishing.
section 8 If a prohibition referred to in section 7 covers an area
specified in section 5 of 2 or 3, the prohibition applies also to a single
person who owns or otherwise has the use of the area.
Coverage of the object of protection
9 section For coverage of a protective item, police officers, military
staff or other dedicated personnel be hired.
The covering an object of protection and non-police officer
referred to as the security guard.
10 § whoever wants access to a security object or
staying close to the object of protection is required to
request of the covering skyddsobjektet
1. give your name, date of birth and place of residence,
2. submit to physical examination, other than those relating to survey
by letter or any other single act, and
3. put up with examination of vehicles, ships and aircraft
that has carried to the site.
section 11 of the watches a security object may decide
physical examination and testing of vehicles, vessels and
aircraft, if necessary to guard the task to
performance or to search for items that can be
seizure under this Act.
section 12 of The covering a protection object if it is needed
to watch the task to be fulfilled reject, remove
or, if such a measure is not sufficient, temporary
dispose of a person within or adjacent to the skyddsobjektet, if
1. violates any prohibition that applies by virtue of decision
under this Act,
2. refuse to, on request, provide an indication of the name, date of birth
or domicile or leaves the indication to that effect, as may reasonably be
is assumed to be false,
3. refuse to submit to physical examination, or
4. refuses to acquiesce in the examination of vehicles, vessels or
section 13 A security guard in the skyddsobjektet and in its vicinity
the same powers as a police officer to arrest that there is
reasons for request for espionage, sabotage, terrorist offences, aggravated
robbery or preparation of such crimes and to take in
fittings subject that person brings with it. This is also true if
the suspect is on the run from skyddsobjektet.
section 14 of The covering an object of protection may include items seized,
that may reasonably be expected to be relevant to the investigation of crimes against
This law or be forfeited.
15 § strip search may be more detailed than what
the purpose of the operation requires.
Strip search, which is of more substantial coverage, properly if
possible be carried out indoors in a secluded room and in a witness
Physical examination of an individual may not, without special circumstances
carried out or witnessed by persons other than persons of
same sex to be frisked, physician or licensed
nurses. A cursory physical examination as deemed necessary
for security reasons and for searching for weapons
or other dangerous objects may be carried out by other means.
16 § Over body searches, temporary detentions,
arrests and seizures should be kept protocols give reasons
of the action and what occurred when the measure was taken.
section 17 of the temporary custody, arrest or seizure
made by a protective guard shall immediately be notified to the
police officer. Confiscated property will be handed over to the policeman.
Those who received the notification shall immediately examine whether the action to
A temporary disposal shall cease as soon as the purpose
with operation has lost its importance, but not later than six
hours after treatment.
A police officer who takes positions with temporary
detentions made pursuant to this Act shall apply
the provisions of §§ 15-17
Police Act (1984:387).
Decision on protection objects
section 18 of the Government or the authority, as the Government determines
may decide on matters of protection items.
Such a decision may not be made more intervention or
comprehensive than what is needed to meet the need for protection.
As far as possible, ensuring that a decision will not
to cause damage or other inconvenience to other General
or individual interests.
section 19 of the Buildings, other structures and areas referred to in paragraph 4 of the
2 object of protection may be decided with the consent of
Speaker of the Parliament.
Buildings, other structures, areas or items listed
in paragraph 4 of the 4 or 5 or referred to in section 6 shall not be decided to be
object of protection, but with-rewarding by the owner, if any
other than the State. What if the owner also applies to the
who use the building, plant, area or object.
In other cases, a decision on protection objects if possible
be preceded by a consultation with the owner of or has the use of the building,
facility or area.
section 20 a decision on protective items should be valid indefinitely or
during a specified period of time.
A decision on the object of protection under section 4 or 5 shall, however, apply to
for a certain period of time, at five years. If it is clear that the
conditions that provide the basis for the decision on protection objects
will persist for longer periods of time, can the decision be given longer
or appointed to apply until further notice.
section 21 of a decision on the object of protection, it must be ordered
the decision should be valid even if it has not acquired the authority of a final decision.
section 22 of The owning or use a protection object is responsible for
the object guarded and to disclosure of the decision
object of protection afforded by clear signage or other
In a decision on protective items should indicate who
responsibility for the obligations as set out in the first subparagraph.
section 23 of the decision on protection objects may be repealed or amended if
the conditions of the order have changed.
section 24 of The owning or use a protection object
notify the authority that decided on the skyddsobjektet,
If the conditions of the order have changed significantly.
24 (a) of the Act (2014:514) if responsibility for some security issues
at the Prime Minister's official residences, there are provisions
apply in place of those mentioned in section 18, first paragraph if
decision on protective items and in section 22 if responsibility for monitoring
object of protection and disclosure of decisions on protection objects.
section 25 it can be protective guard, which after examination is approved with
account of obedience to the law, civic reliability,
suitability for the rest of the task as security guard.
Questions concerning the approval of protective guard must be examined by the authority
as the Government determines.
section 26 an approval protection guard should be valid for a certain
time, at five years, and should relate to employment or assignment at
certain job or clients or service at some
object of protection.
27 § approval protection guard should be withdrawn if
1. a security guard no longer meets the conditions for
the approval referred to in section 25, or
2. the otherwise there is any particular reason for withdrawal.
The authority has announced acceptance decides on
A decision on the withdrawal of a marketing authorisation shall be valid until
further, pending a final ruling, if it can be assumed
final approval will be revoked.
section 28 a withdrawal decision shall be effective immediately, unless
section 29 that is or has been a security guard shall not unduly
disclose or make use of what he or she as a result of a mission
According to this law had to know about an individual's personal
conditions or conditions relevant to
total defense or otherwise for Sweden's security.
In the public activities apply publicity and
section 30 of The who willfully or negligently violates a
the prohibition referred to in section 7 shall be liable to a fine or imprisonment of up to
one year, if the Act is not subject to punishment in the criminal code.
section 31 of the false or misleading information for the
to get the-threaded into an object of protection shall be liable to a fine or
imprisonment not exceeding six months, if the offence is not subject to
punishment in the criminal code.
32 § Images, descriptions and measurement data
come to by crimes under this Act is to be explained
The same applies to objects used as means for crime
against the-na law, unless it is manifestly unreasonable.
33 § management decisions on a building, a
facility, an area or an object to be
object of protection, or if the approval or withdrawal of
approval as a protection officer may be appealed to the General
Administrative Court. A decision on the object of protection may only
appeal of which is wholly or partly own or use
Leave to appeal is required in the case of appeal to the administrative court.
1. This law shall enter into force on 1 July 2010, when the law
(1990:217) for the protection of vital infrastructure facilities, etc. to
cease to have effect. The old law's provisions of §§ 23-32
and § 36 and § 37 in respect of criminal liability for the
incorrect or misleading information in order to gain access
to a military restricted area or State of residence
within such an area, apply until 31
2. Anyone who has served as a protective perimeter guard before
entry into force may continue to not unduly reveal
or take advantage of what he or she as a result of the mission according to the
the law found out about an individual's personal circumstances
or conditions relevant for total defense or
otherwise for Sweden's security.
3. buildings, other structures and areas, as well as military
ships and aircraft that have been declared as object of protection before
date of entry into force shall continue to be considered
object of protection until the end of 2014. The old
the law applies to the protection object.
4. Appeals relating to decisions handed down prior to
entry into force, but not yet settled are pending under the old
5. That under the old law has been approved as security guard
deemed approved even under the new law.