All proposed legislation that concern business must be submitted to the Swedish Better Regulation Council. An impact assessment must accompany each proposal. The Council’s reviews contain both an assessment on the administrative effects of a proposal and an assessment of the accompanying impact assessment.
A specification is given of precisely what an impact assessment should contain.
These regulations show that the report must, among other things, contain a description of the goals that is to be achieved by proposed legislation, alternate solutions, who will be affected by the regulation, financial and other impacts of the regulation and the compliance of the regulation with the obligations arising from Swedens membership in the EU.
Please note that the English texts available are not official translations.