Minister for EU Affairs (Sweden)

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Minister for EU Affairs
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Birgitta Ohlsson

since 2 February 2010
Member of The Government
Appointer The Prime Minister
Inaugural holder Ulf Dinkelspiel
Formation 1991

The Minister for European Union Affairs is part of the Swedish Government and appointed by the Prime Minister. The minister comes under the Prime Minister's Office and is responsible for overall questions about the European Union as the EU's strategy for growth and employment, the EU's financial perspective (financial perspectives), the Lisbon Treaty and the anchoring of EU membership.

List of Ministers for European Union Affairs[edit]

Minister for EU Affairs Took office Left office Time in office Party Prime Minister
Ulf Dinkelspiel
Dinkelspiel, UlfUlf Dinkelspiel
(born 1939)
4 October 1991 7 October 1994 3 years, 3 days   Moderate Bildt, CarlCarl Bildt (M)
Mats Hellström
Hellström, MatsMats Hellström
(born 1942)
7 October 1994 22 March 1996 1 year, 167 days   Social Democratic Carlsson, IngvarIngvar Carlsson (S)
Bosse Ringholm
Ringholm, BosseBosse Ringholm
(born 1942)
1 January 2005 6 October 2006 1 year, 278 days   Social Democratic Persson, GöranGöran Persson (S)
Cecilia Malmström
Malmström, CeciliaCecilia Malmström
(born 1968)
6 October 2006 10 February 2010 3 years, 127 days   Liberal People's Reinfeldt, FredrikFredrik Reinfeldt (M)
Birgitta Ohlsson
Ohlsson, BirgittaBirgitta Ohlsson
(born 1975)
10 February 2010 Incumbent 4 years, 226 days   Liberal People's Reinfeldt, FredrikFredrik Reinfeldt (M)

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