Ministry of Justice

The Ministry of Justice is responsible for the authorities in the judicial system, including the Swedish Police, the public prosecution service, the courts and the Swedish Prison and Probation Service. The Ministry is also responsible for migration and integration issues, sports issues, anti-segregation efforts and issues concerning society’s crisis preparedness. In addition, the Ministry of Justice is responsible for legislation in the areas of constitutional and general administrative law, civil law, procedural law, criminal law, and migration and asylum law.

Responsible ministers

Gunnar Strömmer
Gunnar Strömmer Minister for Justice
Maria Malmer Stenergard
Maria Malmer Stenergard Minister for Migration

News from Ministry of Justice

  • Ministers at the Ministry of Justice

    • Gunnar Strömmer, Minister for Justice.

      Ninni Andersson/Governments offices.

    • Maria Malmer Stenergard, Minister for Migration.

      Ninni Andersson/Governments offices.

    Today, Prime Minister Ulf Kristersson presented the Statement of Government Policy in the Riksdag and announced the ministers that make up the Government. Gunnar Strömmer is the Minister for Justice and head of ministry. Maria Malmer Stenergard is the Minister for Migration.