Government funding for extra security measures

Is your organisation, faith community or non-profit association vulnerable to violence, intimidation or harassment linked to the premises where your activities are conducted? You may be eligible for financial support to improve your security.

Application periods 2021

Application period 1: 1 january– 15 march

Application period 2: 1 april – 15 june

Application period 3: 1 july – 15 september, please note that new terms and conditions apply for this application period.

Terms and conditions until 15/06/2021

In our terms and conditions, you will find out if your organisation is eligible to be granted financial support. These terms and conditions will remain in effect until 15 June and apply to the application period from 1 April to 15 June 2021.

Terms and conditions from 16/06/2021

From 16/06/2021, new terms and conditions for granting aid are applicable. The new terms and conditions are applicable from 1 July to 15 September 2021 onwards. The change in the terms and conditions applies to the purchase of security services and can be found under section 1.3.

Who processes the applications?

Kammarkollegiet reviews the applications and pays out the support if it is granted. The Swedish Police Authority is the referral body, which means that the Authority is involved and determines whether the measures are appropriate. The Police Authority may also provide other relevant information.

How do I apply for funding?

Fill out the application form and send it to us. We will only consider applications if the information is complete and the required supporting documents are attached.

Both forms are in Swedish.

New law on extra security measures

The Swedish Government has decided that organisations may be granted support for the protection and guarding of buildings if they are vulnerable to violence, intimidation or harassment on the grounds of skin colour, national or ethnic origin, faith, sexual orientation, transgender identity or any other similar circumstance. The law came into effect on 1 October 2018.

Send your application to:
SE-651 80 Karlstad

Page last updated: 2021-04-09