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Register with the welfare system

When you register at the Swedish Social Insurance Agency – Försäkringskassan, you enter the Swedish welfare system. This means that there is a security net for hard times e.g. illness, injuries or unemployment.

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About the Swedish Social Insurance Agency
When you enter the Swedish welfare system, you become part of, what some call the best Social Security System in the World.

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Register with the Swedish Social Insurance Agency
The Swedish Insurance Agency – Försäkringskassan – administrates several social benefits and allowances.

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Housing allowance
Housing allowance is a social benefit administrated by the Swedish Social Insurance Agency – Försäkringskassan.

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Parental leave
The Swedish parental leave is a generous one. Parental leave is paid out for no less than 480 day for every child.

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Sickness benefits
If you get sick you may be entitled to sickness benefits. Your employer generally pays the first 14 days of illness.

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