Factsheet: Forest Act

Forest Act

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Forest Act
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Skogsvårdslagen
Description: 
Production goals and environmental goals are both given equal importance in the Swedish Forestry Act. Forest owners have substantial responsibility for achieving these goals.
Goal/Aim: 

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Swedish Forest Agency

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
1992
Year Last Instrument & Measure was last Amended: 
2014