Read transcripts of debates in both Houses
Produced by Commons Library, Lords Library and Parliamentary Office Science and Technology
Search for Members by name, postcode, constituency and party
Learn about their experience, knowledge and interests
Celebrating people who have made Parliament a positive, inclusive working environment
Four staff networks for people to discuss and consider issues.
Contact your MP or a Member of the House of Lords about an issue that matters to you
Sign up for the Your Parliament newsletter to find out how you can get involved
Take a tour of Parliament and enjoy a delicious afternoon tea by the River Thames
See some of the sights you’ll encounter on a tour of Parliament
Book a school visit, classroom workshop or teacher-training session
Access videos, worksheets, lesson plans and games
The Committee has previously looked at the role of local government in England in its Report on Prospects for codifying the relationship between central and local government, published in January 2013. To follow up on that work, the Committee held a one-off session to look at arrangements for local government in Sweden.
Thursday 23 January 2014, Wilson Room, Portcullis House
Slide presentation on Swedish local authorities ( PDF 731 KB)
Evidence given by Lars Andersson, Chairman, Mårten Andersson Productions, and Sören Häggroth, former Swedish State Secretary, Ministry of Finance and Ministry of the Interior.