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Regulations and products

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Regulation hierarchy – from law to general recommendation

Read about the description of what regulations are and of the regulation hierarchy in Sweden.

Regulatory hierarchy

PBL introduction course

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This is an introduction course to The Planning and Building act (PBL). In the first part, we give a general introduction to the PBL, followed by four parts – the comprehensive plan, detailed development plan, building permit and construction process and supervision.

PBL introduction course in English

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