section 1 of the regulations on what areas that form the montane forest
see Regulation (SKSFS 1991:3) if the boundaries of the mountain
forest. Regulation (2010:956).
Establishment of forest on forest land
section 2 of the forest virkesproducerande ability, in case
referred to in paragraph 5, first subparagraph 1 Forestry Act (1979:429) not considered
waste in an acceptable manner, when the stock of growing stock gone
down to less than half of the stores that normally should be, if it
no special reasons for a different assessment. In the assessment
soil quality index shall be taken into account as well as the stock of tree species and age.
In the case referred to in paragraph 5 of the first paragraph 3 forestry law, forest
permission is considered manifestly unsatisfactory when stock
wood storage sheds or growth is less than one-third of what is
normally on the plant site.
section 3 Of the first subparagraph of paragraph 5 of the 1 or 2 Forestry Act
(1979:429) there is an obligation to construct new forest, sowing,
plantation or natural regeneration measures have been carried out
during the third year counted from the year of
the obligation was incurred. With the year "means the period from 1
July one year to 30 June of the following year.
In the case referred to in paragraph 5 of the first paragraph 3 to the forestry law
National Board of forestry with respect the individual
the case decide the time within which measures for the construction of new
Woods was last to be performed. Regulation (2010:956).
section 4 of the Only methods which experience or by
research and test of the practical scale proved to provide satisfactory
results within acceptable time may be used for component installation.
paragraph 5 of the Installation of the new forest by sowing or planting when
natural regeneration cannot be assessed to give satisfactory regrowth
within an acceptable time.
section 6 of the new forest, nurtured by using the planting, plant clearing and
other measures needed to be developed
section 7 of the Swedish forest agency may provide for
1. rejuvenation method, soil preparation, sowing, planting, care of
plant forest and other measures necessary to ensure
2. the minimum number of main plants of suitable nature
with respect to soil bonitet shall be on a
regeneration area and how these plants should be distributed for
the requirement for a satisfactory regrowth according to section 6 of the
Forestry Act (1979:429) should be fulfilled,
3. at what point requirement under 2 should be fulfilled at
the use of different regeneration methods,
4. exemption from the obligation to adopt new forest on
productive forest land within the meaning of paragraph 5 of the first and second subparagraphs
the forestry law to enable experimentation, and
5. exemption from the obligation to take the rejuvenation measures
According to section 6 of the forestry law to allow
experimentation. Regulation (2014:1027).
section 8 Forestry Board may provide for
1. which forest reproductive material may be used in various
areas and the conditions governing such use,
2. What is meant by forest reproductive material and basic material in
accordance with Council Directive 1999/105/EC of 22 december
1999 on the marketing of skogsodlingsmaterial2.
The Swedish forest agency may also provide for the production of,
trade in and importing of forest reproductive material in accordance with
Directive 1999/105/EC. Regulation (2002:615).
section 9 only in exceptional circumstances may a foreign tree species used
that forest reproductive material. Regulation (2010:956).
9 a of the Swedish forest agency may, in individual cases, allow exceptions
the prohibition provided for in paragraph 6 (b) of the Forestry Act (1979:429) on using
alien tree species as forest reproductive material in the montane forest,
If there is a need for an urgent scientific purposes.
paragraph 10 of the forest reproductive material should not be introduced to Sweden from
a country outside the European Union without the permission of the
The Swedish forest Agency.
Authorization may be notified only if the introduction is compatible with
Council Directive 1999/105/EC of 22 december 1999 on the
the marketing of forest reproductive material.
Forest Board may announce details relating to the requirements for
forest reproductive material coming from countries outside the European Union and
on what information an application for an entry permit shall
If permission is granted, the Board may impose such Forest
conditions for importation from silvicultural point of view.
10 a of the to Sweden has brought such
forest reproductive material referred to in section 10 shall, in accordance with
rules announced by the Swedish forest Agency, report the importation.
Forest Board of Directors may provide for exceptions from the
the obligation to notify admission. Regulation (2002:615).
10 b of the register of natural and legal persons
professionally engaged in the production or importation of marketing
of forest reproductive material or trade in such materials, in
These people include information on
1. name, address and telephone number,
2. registration number,
3. name of contact person,
4. the policy of the company, and
5. the production units in which activities are carried out.
10 c § the register of approved basic material may contain
1. type of basic material;
2. geographical location of the basic material is maintained,
3. seed source table name,
4. botanical name,
6. the purposes,
8. origin, and
9. as in technical or biological terms
further describes the basic material. Regulation (2002:615).
10 d § provisions on penalties for illegal importation of
forest reproductive material and attempt thereto, see Act (2000:1225) if
penalties for smuggling. Regulation (2000:1272).
Felling of forest on forest land
section 11 of the National Board of forestry may provide for
1. the tree stand during certain age may not be felled,
2. how harvesting will be conducted according to section 10 of the forestry law
(1979:429) to be effective for the regeneration of the new forest
or for promoting forest development, and
3. exemption from the obligation to harvesting should be
appropriate for the regrowth of new forest or promote forest
development according to section 10 of the forestry law to allow
experimentation or to preserve and develop natural
and cultural heritage values.
Before the forest Board such rules referred to in
first subparagraph 3, the Swedish forest Agency told the environmental protection agency,
Marine and water authority and the National Heritage Board.
section 12 On units larger than 50 hectares of productive
Woodland, regeneration felling not be made in such
an extent that more than half of the headquarters unit
productive forest area will consist of kalmark and
forest younger than 20 years.
The first paragraph also applies to units of 50 acres
productive forest land or farming unit by
real estate formation formed by soil from a farm
larger than 50 hectares or introduced into soil from such a device
and less than three years have elapsed since the site
With the exception of the units referred to in the second
subparagraph may be harvesting take place to the extent
to not more than 50 hectares of land management unit's productive forest land
will consist of kalmark and forest younger than 20 years.
12 section For units larger than 1 000 hectares of productive
Woodland, Forestry Board provide for how big
part of the productive forest area that gets harvested
yearly or other periods. Regulation (2014:1027).
paragraph 13 of the Forest Board of forestry reasons grant exemptions from
section 12 or from such regulations issued pursuant
12 a of. Such exemption may be granted also to enable
rational harvesting in cooperation between different
property owners or major investments that have long lasting
importance for agriculture or forestry on
the headquarters unit. Regulation (2014:1027).
section 14 If the holdings of productive forest land is distributed
in several municipalities, and these are likely to have significant
difficulty planning for forestry, the Forestry Board on
request of forest land owners decide that the holding in several
municipalities during the specified time shall constitute a farm. A
such a decision, however, must not cause inconvenience of importance
for raw materials, employment or the environment.
Possession of productive forest land within the montane forest must not
be grouped with woods in another municipality.
section 15 of the productive forest land owner shall notify the
1. other felling, of at least 0.5 hectare, than such a
Clearing or thinning that promote forest development,
2. such drainage after felling (ditching) which is not
requires a permit under Chapter 11. the environmental code,
3. what he or she intends to do to, in connection with
such felling referred to in 1, ensure the regrowth of forest
prompted by harvesting and to cater to the outskirts of
and cultural interests of environmentalism,
4. what he or she intends to do to, in connection with
such felling referred to in 1, meet reindeer
interests in an area where reindeer may be carried out in accordance with
the reindeer husbandry Act (1971:437) throughout the year (experience
5. withdrawal of forest fuel in connection to such logging
referred to in 1.
A notice of withdrawal of logging and forest fuel
shall include information on the affected property owners, real estate
designation and a map or map that shows the area that
the scope of the notification.
A notice on protective drainage shall include information on
property owners and the real estate designation, as well as a
map of the area referred to skyddsdikas. On a map
to safeguard the ditch outlet or clearance is selected.
15 (a) of Chapter 12. section 6 of the environmental code and the Ordinance (1998:904)
If the notification for consultation provides for notification of consultation
of activity or action that could significantly change the
the natural environment. Regulation (2010:956).
15 b of a measure as the forest Board shall be informed in accordance with
15 paragraph 1, 2 and 5 may commence not earlier than six
weeks after such notification has been made and in
where appropriate, the information supplied concerning what should be done for
to ensure regrowth or to satisfy the conversation's,
cultural environmentalism or the interests of reindeer husbandry under section 15
the first subparagraph of paragraph 3 and 4. If there are special reasons,
The Swedish forest Agency admit that these measures be initiated earlier.
15 c section A notification of the harvesting, collection of forest fuel
and ditching the protection is valid for five years from the date it came into
to the National Board of forestry. After the expiry date, any
other action than harvesting of screen-and seedlings do not happen
without a new notification shall be submitted. Regulation (2014:1027).
15 d § Forestry Board may announce further provisions concerning
intelligence and derogating in certain cases from the obligation
to inform the National Board of forestry. Regulation (2010:956).
section 16 of the Swedish forest Agency shall send a copy of the notification
under 15 section 2 to the County Administrative Board in the cases
Notification relating to drainage in areas such as County Administrative Board
Specifies. Regulation (2010:956).
section 17 was repealed by Regulation (2010:956).
section 18 of the prohibition in section 13 (a) of the Forestry Act (1979:429) against
logging on some forest impediment does not apply to
logging on land use.
National Board of forestry, in individual cases, grant derogations from paragraph 13
Forestry Act if there are special reasons.
19 § Before permission is given to logging in the areas of the
montane forests where natural values are not completely known but
is assumed to be high, the Forest Board conduct a special
inventory in order to clarify the natural values. Such an inventory
paid for by the State. Regulation (2005:1149).
section 20 is repealed by Regulation (2010:956).
section 21 was repealed by Regulation (2010:956).
section 22 is repealed by Regulation (2010:956).
section 23, in areas of the montane forest, where forestry is
particularly vulnerable to competition from other land-use interests
can a thorough business plans. Such plans
established by the National Board of forestry, after consultation with the provincial government.
Forest Board of Directors may provide for fee obligation for
the person who requested that the plan should be drawn up.
Consultation within the experience year-round chips
section 24 Forest Board of Directors may provide for consultation with interested
Sami village before other felling in experience year round chips
than such clearing or thinning that promote forest development.
section 25 of the proportion of deciduous trees and hardwoods in a stock shall be determined
with the guidance of tree basal area. With a tree's basal area covered
the surface area of a cross section through the tribe 1.3 metres above the ground.
section 26 of the decision referred to in paragraph 24 of the Forestry Act (1979:429)
no cost to the landowner.
section 27 Before the forest Board makes a decision in a case under section 25 of the
second subparagraph, the forestry law (1979:429) shall consult
the County Administrative Board. Regulation (2005:1149).
section 28 was repealed by Regulation (2014:1027).
section 29 of the Swedish forest agency may provide for
1. control measures when insect depredation of larger scale
raised in forest or when there is a danger of such insect depredation,
2. measures to prevent that yngelhärdar arise, such as in
question about reprocessing of damaged forest, measures for clearing or
other felling, utforsling of wood and storage of wood in or in
near the forest.
Account of nature conservation and cultural environment
section 30 of the Regulations referred to in section 30 of the Forestry Act (1979:429)
announced by the Swedish forest Agency, after consultation with the environmental protection agency,
The National Heritage Board and other central administrative authorities
who may be affected.
The Swedish forest Agency shall consult with the municipality in matters of
particular importance in the light of local conditions.
section 31 of the cases under the Forestry Act (1979:429),
The Swedish forest agency may decide that it shall be an environmental analysis of
the impact of a new approach to forest management, or a new
forest reproductive material has on the environment, if the operations referred to last
significantly, or shall be carried out in environments that are
particularly sensitive. Regulation (1998:1540).
32 § Forestry Board decides in each individual case what
the environment analysis should contain. Regulation (1998:1540).
33 § Forest Board of Directors may decide that the user of the new
maintenance method or the new forest reproductive material shall make
and pay for environmental analysis.
When an environmental assessment is made by the Swedish forest Agency, the Board of Directors may
decide that the user should pay a fee that is wholly or
partly corresponds to the cost of the analysis.
In determining whether the user shall be responsible for the execution of
or the cost of the environmental analysis, account shall be taken of:
the extent of the user's forestry activities and the
the analysis by the user of interest in its activities.
34 § forest Agency shall obtain the opinion of an environmental assessment
from the environmental protection agency and the State Provincial Office concerned.
34 (a) repealed by laws (2014:891).
35 § in the case of compensation or redemption according to § 19
Forestry Act (1979:429), the Swedish forest Agency of the State
behalf seek to meet with interested parties who claim
compensation or require redemption of property.
In the case of compensation or redemption pursuant to the first subparagraph
case 34-36 of the Ordinance (1998:1252) concerning the perimeter protection according to
the environmental code, etc., What is being said about the County Administrative Board and the municipality
shall instead apply Swedish forest Agency. Regulation (2005:1149).
36 § Forest Board of Directors may provide for
fee obligation for
1. the ex ante decision pursuant to paragraph 13 of the forest is hard to beat
2. control and supervision of the production of, trade in and
introduction of forest reproductive material, and
3. the examination of the application for the approval of basic material.
37 § fee for examination of an application for a permit under
section 10. For the application fee, etc. terms
the provisions of §§ 9-14 fee Regulation (1992:191),
tariff class 2 shall apply. Each party applied for shall
be considered a paid ticket.
With a batch means a specific quantity of forest reproductive material
consisting of either the seeds, seedlings, cuttings, or any
other plant propagating material of
-the same tree species,
-the same age and
-the same descent. Regulation (2002:615).
section 38 Further regulations for enforcement of the forestry law
(1979:429) announced by the Swedish forest Agency.
This Regulation shall enter into force on 1 January 1994, when
forest management regulation (1979:791) and broadleaved forest regulation
(1984:120) shall cease to apply.
Older provisions shall continue to apply for aid before
entry into force has been granted under deciduous forest regulation.