Advisory council

The Coast Guard's Advisory Council exercises transparency in operations and advises the Director. The Advisory Council is appointed by the government and has no decision-making powers. The Director General is the Chairman of the Advisory Council and keeps the Council informed of activities.

  • Cia Sjöstedt, CEO Swedish Sea Rescue Society
  • Klas Johansson, Head of Police Region Väst, The Swedish Police Authority
  • Niclas Törnell, Head of Department, Swedish Agency for Marine and Water Management
  • Katarina Norén, Director General, Swedish Maritime Administration
  • Anders Kajersgaard (not Commissioner)
  • Therese Mattsson (Chair)
  • Fredrik Holmberg, Deputy Director General, Swedish Customs
  • Heléne Björklund, Member of Parliament (S), Blekinge
  • Alexandra Anstrell, Member of Parliament (M), Stockholm
  • Johan Quist, Associate Professor and Docent in Business Administration, Karlstad University
  • Sara Myrdal, Head of International Coordination Department, The Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency (MSB)