EFTERLEVANDEGUIDEN - a collaboration between public authorities intended to make it easier for those who have lost a loved one


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We continuously work to improve Efterlevandeguiden.se in order to gather all of the information you need when a loved one dies. We are therefore always grateful to receive your views on the website.

If you have personal questions

If you have personal questions or concerns about issues related to your specific situation, please contact the responsible authority in that particular field.

Contact details for government agencies and other organisations

Survivor’s pensions

The Swedish Pensions Agency (Pensionsmyndigheten) can answer questions about survivor’s pensions or survivor protection within the national public pension.

Contact details for the Swedish Pensions Agency External link.

Survivor protection

If you have questions about survivor protection or protection against reimbursement liability within occupational pensions, you should contact your occupational pension company. You can find out which company provided the deceased’s occupational pension by checking the specification in their income tax return form from the Swedish Tax Agency (Skatteverket).

Questions about survivor protection before death


  • Occupational pension
  • If you want to find out whether you or your loved ones have survivor protection or protection against reimbursement liability, you can find current occupational pension(s) specified on the income tax return form from the Swedish Tax Agency (Skatteverket).
  • minpension.se

If you are yet to take out your occupational pension, you can visit minpension.se or contact minPension customer services to find out who provides your occupational pension.

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We continuously work to improve efterlevandeguiden.se in order to gather all of the help and guidance you need as a survivor. Please don’t hesitate to contact us with your feedback, whether positive or negative.

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Last updated: 2021-06-11