Swedish Building Workers' Union

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Full name Swedish Building Workers' Union
Native name Svenska Byggnadsarbetareförbundet
Founded 1949
Members 130,000
Affiliation LO, IFBWW
Key people Hans Tilly, president
Office location Stockholm, Sweden
Country Sweden
Website www.byggnads.se

The Swedish Building Workers' Union (Byggnads) is a trade union in Sweden. It was founded in 1949 and has a membership of 130,000 with 100,000 members of active working age. Byggnads represents workers in the construction sector.

Byggnads is affiliated with the Swedish Trade Union Confederation, and the International Federation of Building and Wood Workers.


  • ICTUR et al.,, ed. (2005). Trade Unions of the World (6th ed.). London, UK: John Harper Publishing. ISBN 0-9543811-5-7. 

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