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Regulation (2008:1233) With Instruction For Geological Survey

Original Language Title: Förordning (2008:1233) med instruktion för Sveriges geologiska undersökning

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section 1 of the geological survey's managing authority

for questions about the country's geological nature and

mineral management.

The Authority manages facilities and other property

previously used for the State's civil emergency storage of oil.

section 2 of the geological survey will provide

geological information for society's needs in the short and long

term. For this purpose, the authority shall

1. conduct a needs-based collection of basic geological

information, and

2. managing and developing the information collected in order to make

the accessible and easy to use. Regulation (2012:805).

paragraph 3 of the geological survey of Sweden shall work to create

good conditions for the sustainable use of the country's

mineral resources and to promote sustainable growth and

entrepreneurship in the sector. The task includes

market Sweden as exploration country and provide

guidance and exploration information to companies that

plan to explore in Sweden.

The authority shall ensure that the rules and routines that

authority is disposes of is cost effective and easy for

citizens and businesses. Regulation (2012:805).

section 4 of the geological survey dealing with matters under

mineral legislation, legislation on the continental shelf

and the reindeer husbandry Act (1971:437) and receives data under

Act (1975:424) concerning the obligation to provide data at the

grundvattentäktsundersökning and water well drilling.

The authority shall in its field of activity to provide

the basis for the application of Chapter 3-5. the environmental code and plan-

and building Act (2010:900). Regulation (2011:379).

§ 5 the geological survey to dismantle and

environmentally safe state holdings and other property under section

second paragraph. The authority shall also conduct an environmental and

functional check of the completed settlement measures at these

establishments and the State mining area in Adak and responding to

management of the property.

section 6 of the geological survey will promote and support

targeted basic and applied research in the

Geoscience field.

section 7 of the geological survey shall, to the extent

deemed appropriate based on the goals and tasks, participate in

international cooperation and international

development projects. The authority shall endeavour to work

co-financed by other participating parties.

The geological survey will also participate in the EU-cooperation

within its area of operation and to interact with

authorities and organisations in other countries.

Regulation (2012:805).

section 8 geological survey shall ensure that the

generation targets for environmental performance and the environmental quality objectives

Parliament has determined is reached and shall, if necessary, propose

measures for development of environmental work.

The Agency shall coordinate the monitoring, evaluation and

reporting on environmental quality objective of groundwater

quality. The authority shall, in respect of their environmental efforts

report to the environmental protection agency and consult with the work of

What reporting is required.

The authority shall interact with marine and water in

issues relevant to marine and aquatic environment.

Regulation (2011:652).

§ 9 the geological survey will contribute to

targets for the treatment of contaminated sites within the

the environmental quality objective non-toxic environment accessed by

1. inventory and carry out the necessary investigations, accountability

research, action and subsequent environmental controls on

areas where the State has a responsibility for remedial and

where no other authority can be responsible for remediation,

2. at the request of a municipality to be principal of

clean-up projects where finishing is done partly or wholly

with government subsidies, and

3. cooperate with the environmental protection agency. Regulation (2009:1297).

section 10 of the geological survey, conduct a fee

external relations such as

1. provide consultancy services within its area of expertise,

2. conduct environmental monitoring,

3. provide equipment and data storage,

4. conducting courses and training programs, and

5. provide services relating to the Agency's


The authority may only undertake missions to the extent

the Authority's activities. All assignments must

nor come into conflict with the Authority's activities.

All assignments shall be in close connection with the Agency's

information in General and to contribute to increased collaboration with other


Authority to avoid competing with private operators.

Authority may decide upon the fees and get

dispose of the proceeds. Regulation (2012:805).

10 a of the geological survey, conduct a fee

service exports which is directly linked to the Agency's

fields of activity and which is within the scope of the mission

as indicated in these instructions or in the other regulation.

Authority may decide upon the fees and get

dispose of the proceeds. Regulation (2012:805).


section 11 of the geological survey is led by a

the head of Government.

section 12 At the geological survey, a

Advisory Council consisting of not more than seven members.


13 § Within the geological survey is a

organizational unit called Mountain State has to

task to deal with matters relating to the exploration and

mining and quarrying. The Mountain State is led by bergmästaren, as

decides on matters pursuant to minerallagen (1991:45).

Regulation (2012:805).

section 14 of the mining inspectorate is responsible for their decisions and is responsible for their

activities for the Agency's management.

Agency management is responsible to the Government for

The Mountain State is assigned to the means and resources for the rest of their

activities and operations are carried out lawfully

and efficiently and that it reported in a reliable


Positions and assignments

section 15 the Director General is the head of Government.

16 § bergmästaren is hired by the Government.

Staff disciplinary board

section 17 At the geological survey, there shall be a

staff disciplinary board.

Applicability of certain regulations

section 18 of the staff representatives Ordinance (1987:1101)

at the geological survey.