Commute across country borders

There are several information services to help you along the way if you cross-border commute or run a company across country borders in the Nordic region.

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The Nordic governments have a cooperation  to make it easier to move across  the Nordic borders. The countries that are included in the cooperation are Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden, as well as the Faroe Islands, Greenland and Åland. In the following, you will find several services that offer information and advice for cross-border commuters and those who operate companies across national borders.

Info Norden

At Info Norden you will find information about cross-border work, Swedish society and what to consider when planning a mve to Sweden


If you work in Sweden, but live in Denmark, you’ll be in contact with both countries’ systems. Øresunddirekt  provides public information from various authorities to private individuals and has a guide that covers, among other things, the right to healthcare, information about subsidies and grants , and where you should pay taxes.


Grensetjänsten provides guidance to you and your company about cross board activity between Sweden and Norway. Grensetjänsten is a cross-border, cross-agency cooperation between Sweden and Norway which receives and answers questions from individuals and companies who have some type of cross-border activity.

Nordkalottens Gränstjänst

Nordkalottens Gränstjänst advises  to private individuals, companies and organisations  operating across country borders between Finland/Sweden and Finland/Norway.