Sveriges Konsumenter

About


The Swedish Consumers' Association (Sveriges Konsumenter) is a federation consisting of 28 member organisations representing consumers, disabled, elderly, youth, immigrants and other groups as well as organisations for sustainable consumption, adult education etc. The organisation publishes the consumer test magazine "Råd & Rön – Advice and Results" and also provides a local consumer advice service.The organisation was founded in 1992, it has since then strengthened its position and is by now the only recognised, broad consumer voice in Sweden. The Swedish Consumers’ Association has since its foundation the start identified working at European level as crucial in representing Swedish consumers and is a proud member of BEUC.The organisation works mainly, but not exclusively, on five prioritized areas: Quality of food, financial services, energy, health and digital rights

Success Stories

  • New directive on consumers rights
  • Higher demands on public meals
  • Readability on packages
 

Facts

  • Founded in 1992
  • A BEUC member since 1993
  • 23 staff
  • Members in 2012: 28 organisations
  • Subscribers to member magazine Råd & Rön: 80,000
  • Consumers advised last year: 8,900

www.sverigeskonsumenter.se

Contact Card

Swedish Consumers' Association - SK (Sveriges Konsumenter)
Full Member
Box 38001
SE-100 64 Stockholm

www.sverigeskonsumenter.se

www.twitter.com/SvKonsumenter

Secretary General
Jan Bertoft
Phone: +46 8 6744300
E-mail: jan.bertoft@sverigeskonsumenter.se