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Profile of registrant

LO - The Swedish Trade Union Confederation

Identification number in the register: 03403153759-04
Registration date: 21/06/10 09:38:10

The information on this organisation was last modified on 09/06/14 12:04:56
The date of the last annual update was 09/06/14 12:04:56

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: LO - The Swedish Trade Union Confederation
Acronym: LO
Legal status: Trade Union - Non profit
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade unions

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mrs  Karl-Petter Thorwaldsson
Position: President

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Johan Danielsson
Position: EU-Coordinator

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 18 Barnhusgatan 
Stockholm 105 53
Telephone number: (+0046) 8 796 25 00
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: To protect the trade union movement’s interests in relation to the European institutions.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • sub-national
  • national
  • European
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 5
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Offentlig upphandling, efterlevandedirektivet, Bryssel I, dataskyddsförordningen och smart lagstiftning.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Employment and Social Affairs


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.


Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 200000  € - 250000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.