Diskrimineringsombudsmannen - tillbaka till startsidan

Other areas of society (Andra samhällsområden)


You are protected against discrimination in many different areas of society. This is subject to regulation by the Discrimination Act. You are protected for instance when shopping, when renting a home, when visiting hospital or the social insurance office and when doing your military service.

Read more about when you are protected by law (what you can report)

The Equality Ombudsman (DO) ensures compliance with the Discrimination Act. If you have been discriminated against on grounds of  sex, transgender identity or expression, ethnicity, religion or other belief, disability or sexual orientation, you can report this to the Equality Ombudsman.

Date of publication: 2010-05-03