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List of twin towns and sister cities in Sweden

Municipal borders of Sweden .

This is a list of Municipalities of Sweden having standing links to local government areas in other countries. In some rare cases there are also twinnings with other municipalities within Sweden. In most cases, the association, especially when formalised by local government, is known as "town twinning" (swed. vänort), though other terms, such as "partner towns" or "sister cities" are sometimes used instead. The list is, as of May 2010, far from complete.

Älvsbyn Municipality

Ängelholm Municipality

Arjeplog Municipality

Boden Municipality

Bromölla Municipality

Burlöv Municipality

Eskilstuna Municipality [1]

Eslöv Municipality

Falkenberg Municipality

Gällivare Municipality

Gävle Municipality

Gothenburg Municipality

Gotland Municipality

Haninge Municipality

Helsingborg Municipality

Hässleholm Municipality

Höganäs Municipality

Högsby Municipality

Hörby Municipality

Höör Municipality

Huddinge Municipality

Hultsfred Municipality

Jönköping Municipality

Kalmar Municipality

Karlskoga Municipality

Karlskrona Municipality

Karlstad Municipality

Kiruna Municipality

Klippan Municipality

Knivsta Municipality

Kristianstad Municipality

Kristinehamn Municipality

Laxå Municipality

Lekeberg Municipality

Leksand Municipality

Lidingö Municipality

Linköping Municipality

Lomma Municipality

Luleå Municipality

Lund Municipality

Malmö Municipality

Markaryd Municipality

Mölndal Municipality

Nacka Municipality

Nora Municipality

Norrköping Municipality

Örebro Municipality

Örnsköldsvik Municipality

Osby Municipality

Oskarshamn Municipality

Oxelösund Municipality

Oxelösund is a member of the Douzelage, a town twinning association of 23 towns across the European Union. This active town twinning began in 1991 and there are regular events, such as a produce market from each of the other countries and festivals.[6][7]

Perstorp Municipality

Piteå Municipality

Ronneby Municipality


Sigtuna Municipality

Simrishamn Municipality

Sjöbo Municipality

Skellefteå Municipality

Sollefteå Municipality

Sollentuna Municipality

Solna Municipality

Staffanstorp Municipality

Stenungsund Municipality

Stockholm Municipality

Säter Municipality

Södertälje Municipality

Sölvesborg Municipality

Täby Municipality

Trelleborg Municipality

Ulricehamn Municipality

Umeå Municipality

Uppsala Municipality

Varberg Municipality

Vänersborg Municipality

Västerås Municipality

Västervik Municipality

Växjö Municipality

Ystad Municipality


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  2. ^ "Partner Cities of Lyon and Greater Lyon".  
  3. ^ "'"Gdańsk Official Website: 'Miasta partnerskie (in Polish & English).  
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  5. ^ a b "Twin cities of Riga".  
  6. ^ " Home". Retrieved 21 October 2009. 
  7. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w " Member Towns". Retrieved 21 October 2009. 
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  10. ^ "Gaborone, Västerås city councils twin". Gaborone: Daily News. 27 October 2011. Archived from the original on 23 June 2012. Retrieved 23 June 2012. 
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