HM The King's Council for Land and Building Issues

The King greets attendees at the Council's meeting.

The King greets attendees at the Council's meeting. Photo: Henrik Garlöv/The Royal Court of Sweden

On Monday 18 November, a meeting of HM The King's Council for Land and Building Issues was held. The King is Chairman of the Council.

During the meeting, Ulf Broberg and Linda Abrahamsson from the Swedish Transport Administration gave a presentation about the East Link project, particularly regarding the railway next to Tullgarn Palace.

The meeting also addressed traffic and urban environment issues in Stockholm's Gamla Stan and the city's environmental and climate work.

HM The King's Council for Land and Building Issues brings together a number of different competences within land and building issues. The Council informs The King about land and building matters within the royal right of disposal.

The meeting discussed issues including the City of Stockholm's environmental and climate work.

The meeting discussed issues including the City of Stockholm's environmental and climate work. Photo: Henrik Garlöv/The Royal Court of Sweden

The members of the Council

The King is Chairman of the Council, and its members are:

  • Marshal of the Realm Fredrik Wersäll
  • Governor of the Royal Palaces Staffan Larsson
  • County Governor of Stockholm County Sven-Erik Österberg
  • Secretary-General of the Riksdag Ingvar Mattsson
  • Executive Director of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences Per Hedenqvist
  • Director General of the National Property Board of Sweden Ingrid Eiken Holmgren
  • Director-General of the Swedish National Heritage Board Lars Amréus
  • City Director Magdalena Bosson
  • Secretary Johan Lundgren