The Government and LKAB had insufficient decision-support data for decisions on mining operations that would lead to parts of Kiruna and Malmberget having to be moved. This has had negative consequences for LKAB but may also mean that municipalities, companies and private individuals will not receive correct compensation.
When there is a major shortage of housing, the design of the national system for rent setting, called the utility value system, means a reduction in income from work. This is shown in an audit by the Swedish National Audit Office.
Sweden has undertaken to develop some roads and railways so that the EU will have a cohesive core network. The Swedish National Audit Office's audit shows that the Government and the Swedish Transport Administration have not given this commitment priority in national infrastructure planning, which means there is a risk that the EU objectives will not be achieved in time.
The Swedish National Audit Office supports sister-organisations in the Western Balkans in developing their performance audit capacities. A regional parallel performance audit project, on the theme public procurement has been finalised. The project has focused on practical support assisting the participants with the audit process. The cooperation has been successful and strengthened the participating organisations ability to audit and their relationships with each other.