Boverket, Swedish National Board of Housing, Building and Planning
The National Board of Housing, Building and Planning – Boverket – is the national agency for planning, the management of land and water resources, urban development, building and housing. Boverket monitors the function of the legislative system under the Planning and Building Act and related legislation and proposes regulatory changes.
In these fields Boverket represents Sweden in the European Commission, and works for the implementation of EU directives in the Swedish legislation. To ensure effective implementation Boverket also provides information to those engaged in planning,housing,construction and building inspection activities.