Ministry of Finance (Sweden)

The Ministry of Finance (Swedish: Finansdepartementet) is a Swedish government ministry responsible for matters relating to economic policy, the central government budget, taxes, banking, security and insurance, international economic work, central, regional and local government.

Finansdepartementet
Agency overview
Formed1840 (1840)[1]
Employeesabout 470
Ministers responsible
Websitewww.government.se

The ministry has a staff of 490, of whom only 20 are political appointees.[citation needed] The political executive is made up of three ministers: the Minister for Finance  currently Magdalena Andersson (s), the Minister for Financial Markets  currently Åsa Lindhagen (mp) and the Minister for Public Administration  currently Lena Micko (s).[2]

The ministry offices are located at Drottninggatan 21 in central Stockholm.