Emergency - 112 - Sweden

in urgent emergency situations


The State is responsible for the emergency number 112.

The Ministry of Industry, Employment and Communications has through an agreement tasked SOS Alarm AB to answer and relay calls to the emergency number 112.

The telephone operators in Sweden are responsible for connecting callers using 112 to the nearest SOS Centre, by using the telephone network.

Länk till Post och Telestyrelsen

The Swedish National Post and Telecom Agency is a central organisation with the responsibility for the areas of post, telecommunication and radio. As such, the Post & Telecommunications Council shall oversee and ensure that telecommunication operators can connect phone messages to the all emergency services in Sweden.