The opening of the Riksdag session marks the start of the new parliamentary year. The King will open the 2020/21 Riksdag session at the request of the Speaker.
The opening of the Riksdag session will be broadcast live on the Riksdag webcast service from 1 p.m. The opening ceremony will start in the Chamber at 2 p.m. The broadcast will be interpreted into English from 2 p.m.
The opening of the 2020 Riksdag session
The simultaneous interpretation is not an authorised translation. In the case of differences between the interpretation and what originally was said by each of the speakers, please check against the delivery of the original speaker.