This is Unionen

Unionen is Sweden’s largest trade union on the private labour market and the largest white-collar trade union in the world. We have 685 000 members, of which 27 000 are elected representatives, in over 88 000 companies and organisations.

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Applications for work permits - opinions issued by Unionen

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Become a member of Sweden's largest trade union

The best decision of your working life - at least if you ask our 685,000 members.

Videos - more about Unionen and the Swedish labour market

What's the deal with Unionen?

Find out more about who can be a member and how we are organized.

The union and the unemployment fund (a-kassa)

Learn how to differentiate between the union and the unemployment fund (a-kassa).

What is a collective agreement?

The basis of the Swedish model in the labour market. The collective agreement is an agreement between the unionen and the employer.

What is the Swedish model?

Learn more about the cooperation between the unions and the employer organisations - also known as the Swedish model.

What does co- and counterparty mean?

This is what co- and counterparty mean in a union context.

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