Press and publications

The Swedish National Debt Office is the central government financial manager. The overall objective of the Debt Office is to minimise the costs of central government financial management without taking excessive risks.

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Press contact

The Debt Office's operations shall be characterized by an openness to the public and the media. The right of access to official business is a cornerstone of Swedish democracy.

Our press secretary helps you get in touch with the right person so that you can get your questions answered quickly and easily. The press secretary can also provide you with material, answer comprehensive questions about our business and upcoming publications.

Åsa Elm
Press phone: +46 8-613 47 01
Mobil: +46 76-100 63 56
E-mail: Åsa Elm

Briefly on the National debt office

  • providing banking services for the central government
  • raising loans and managing central government debt
  • providing state guarantees and loans
  • securing the financing of nuclear waste management
  • being responsible for the deposit insurance and investor protection schemes
  • managing government support for banks
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Our mandate and work

The National Debt Office is governed by laws, regulations and guidelines from the Riksdag and the Government. We also decide on policies and guidelines for how we work.

Our mandate and work
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The Debt Office was established in 1789.

The Swedish National Debt Office is the central government financial manager. Learn more about our history up to the financial crisis in the 1990s.

History of the Debt Office