List of categories

Here you will find a list of categories with objects that require an export permit and/or an export licence if they are taken out of Sweden. Each category below is shown with a letter to denote the permit or licence, or both, that are or may be required.

See explanation of the letters at the bottom of the list of categories and in the bottom of the page.


 
 
Explanation: How to read the symbols and the list of objects

 

Archaeological objects

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A1)
Licensing authority: The Swedish National Heritage Board

 
Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Archaeological objects irrespective of their material and value, originating from the period before 1850 and assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 
Symbol för exportlicens Archaeological objects dating from the period after 1850 and more than 100 years old, irrespective of their value and how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Archives

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A12)
Licensing authority: The National Archives

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Archives at least 75 years old with a value above 5 000 SEK, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 


Symbol för exportlicens Archives at least 50 years old with a value below 5 000 SEK, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Arms

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A15)
Licensing authority: The Nordic Museum

 

Firearms made in Sweden

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Firearms at least 100 years old with a value between 20 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Firearms at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol Firearms at least 50 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Firearms made abroad

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Firearms at least 100 years old with a value between 100 000 SEK and 50000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Firearms at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Firearms at least 50 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Bladed weapons made in Sweden

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Bladed weapons at least 100 years old with a value between 20 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Bladed weapons at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Bladed weapons at least 50 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Bladed weapons made abroad

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Bladed weapons at least 100 years old with a value between 100 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Bladed weapons at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens  Bladed weapons at least 50 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Protected arms made in Sweden

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Protected arms at least 100 years old with a value between 20 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Protected arms at least 100 years old with a value over 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens  Protected arms at least 50 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Protected arms made abroad

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Protected arms at least 100 years old with a value between 100 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 


Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Protected arms at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens  Protected arms at least 50 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Articles of wood

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A10)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum, Swedish National Heritage Board

 

Handcrafted articles of wood made in Sweden

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Articles of wood at least 100 years old with a value between 20 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Articles of wood at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens  Articles of wood at least 50 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Handcrafted articles of wood made abroad

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Articles of wood at least 100 years old with a value between 100 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Articles of wood at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

”Symbol för exportlicens  Articles of Wood at least 50 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Lacquers made abroad

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Lacquers at least 100 years old with a value between 100 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 


Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Lacquers at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens  Lacquers at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Books

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A10)
Licensing authority: The National Library of Sweden

 

Books printed in Sweden before 1700

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Books printed before 1700 with a value below 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Books printed before 1700 with a value above EUR 50 000, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Books printed before 1700, singly or in collections, with a value above EUR 50 000, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Other books

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Books at least 100 years old with a value between 20 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Books at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 


Symbol för exportlicens  Books, singly or in collections, with a value above EUR 50 000, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Chandeliers, lanterns and luminaries

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A15)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum, The Nordic museum

 

Swedish chandeliers, lanterns and luminaries

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Chandeliers, lanterns and luminaries at least 75 years old, with a value between 50 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Chandeliers, lanterns and luminaries at least 100 years old, with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Chandeliers, lanterns and luminaries at least 100 years old, with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Foreign chandeliers, lanterns and luminaries

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Chandeliers, lantern and luminaries at least 100 years old, with a value between 50 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Chandeliers, lanterns and luminaries at least 100 years old, with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 


Symbol för exportlicens Chandeliers, lanterns and luminaries at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Clocks

 

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A15)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum, The Nordic Museum

 

Mechanical clocks made in Sweden

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Mechanical clocks at least 100 years old with a value between 20 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Mechanical clocks at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens  Mechanical Clocks at least 50 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Mechanical clocks made abroad

 

Symbol för exportlicens Mechanical clocks at least 100 years old with a value between 100 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Mechanical clocks at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Mechanical clocks at least 50 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Parts of watches and clocks


Symbol för exportlicens  Parts of watches and clocks at least 50 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Collections and specimens from zoological, botanical, mineralogical or anatomical collections

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A13)
Licensing authority:The Swedish National Heritage Board


Symbol för exportlicens Collections and specimens with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how old they are and how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Collections of historical, paleontological, ethnographic or numismatic interest

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A13)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum, the Nordic Museum, the Swedish National Heritage Board


Symbol för exportlicens Collections with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how old they are and how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Drawings

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A5)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Drawings at least 100 years old with a value between 100 000 SEK and 15 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Drawings at least 100 years old with a value above 15 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Drawings at least 50 years old that do not belong to the originator, with a value above 15 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

 

Ecclesiastical inventories

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A15)
Licensing authority: The Swedish National Heritage Board

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Ecclesiastical inventories, at least 100 years old, with a value below 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Ecclesiastical inventories, at least 100 years old, with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Ecclesiastical inventories at least 100 years old, with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Films

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A8)
Licensing authority: The Nordic Museum

 

Films and negatives thereof

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Films and negatives thereof, singly or in collections, at least 100 years old, with a value between 20 000 SEK and 15 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Films and negatives thereof, singly or in collections, at least 100 years old, with a value above 15 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Films and negatives thereof at least 50 years old that do not belong to the originator, with a value above 15 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Furniture

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A15)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum, The Nordic Museum

 

Furniture made in Sweden

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Furniture at least 75 years old, with a value above 50 000 SEK, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Furniture at least 75 years old, with a value above EUR 50 000, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Furniture between 50 and 75 years old, with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Furniture made abroad

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd  Furniture at least 100 years old, with a value between 100 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Furniture at least 100 years old, with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Furniture at least 50 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

 

Gouaches

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A4)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd
Gouaches at least 100 years old with a value between 100 000 SEK and 30 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Gouaches at least 100 years old with a value above 30 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Gouaches at least 50 years old that do not belong to the originator, with a value above 30 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Incunabula

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A9)
Licensing authority: The National Library of Sweden

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Incunabula, singly or in collections, irrespective of their value, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

Symbol för exportlicens Incunabula, singly or in collections, irrespective of their value, assumed to have been in Sweden less than 75 years.

 

Jewellery

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A15)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum

 

Jewellery from gold and silver

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Jewellery at least 100 years old, with a value between 100 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Jewellery at least 100 years old, with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Jewellery at least 50 years old, with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Means of transport

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A14)
Licensing authority: The Nordic Museum

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd  Means of transport at least 100 years old with a value between 100 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Means of transport at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Means of transport at least 75 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

 

Medieval objects and other objects from the period before 1650

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A15)
Licensing authority: The Swedish National Heritage Board

 

Wooden objects made in Sweden before 1650

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Wooden objects made before 1650 with a value below EUR 50 000, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Wooden objects made before 1650 with a value above EUR 50 000, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Wooden objects made before 1650 with a value above EUR 50 000, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Bone objects made in Sweden before 1650

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Bone objects made before 1650 with a value below EUR 50 000, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Bone objects made before 1650 with a value above EUR 50 000, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Bone objects made before 1650 with a value above EUR 50 000, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Pottery objects made in Sweden before 1650

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Pottery objects made before 1650 with a value below EUR 50 000, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Pottery objects made before 1650 with a value above EUR 50 000, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens  Pottery objects made before 1650 with a value above EUR 50 000, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Metal objects made in Sweden before 1650

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd  Metal objects made before 1650 with a value below EUR 50 000, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens  Metal objects made before 1650 with a value above EUR 50 000, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens  Metal objects made before 1650 with a value above EUR 50 000, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Textile objects made in Sweden before 1650

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Textile objects made before 1650 with a value below EUR 50 000.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Textile objects made before 1650 with a value above EUR 50 000.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Textile objects made before 1650 with a value above EUR 50 000, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Mirrors

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A15)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum, The Nordic Museum

 

Mirrors made in Sweden

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Mirrors at least 75 years old, with a value between 50 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Mirrors at least 100 years old, with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Mirrors at least 100 years old, with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Mirrors made abroad

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Mirrors at least 100 years old, with a value between 100 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Mirrors at least 100 years old, with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Mirrors at least 100 years old, with a value above EUR 50 000, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Mosaics

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A5)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum

 

Symbol för exportlicens Mosaics in any material executed entirely by hand, at least 50 years old that do not belong to the originator, have a value above 15 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Musical instruments

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A15)
Licensing authority: The Nordic Museum (Swedish musical instruments), Nationalmuseum (foreign musical instruments)

 

Musical instruments made in Sweden

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Musical instruments at least 100 years old, with a value above 20 000 SEK, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Musical instruments at least 100 years old, with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Musical instruments between 50 and 100 years old with a value above EUR 50 000.

 

Musical instruments made abroad

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Musical instruments, at least 100 years old, with a value above 100 000 SEK, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Musical instruments, at least 100 years old, with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 


Symbol för exportlicens Musical instruments between 50 and 100 years old with a value above EUR 50 000, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Non printed material

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A9)
Licensing authority: The National Archives

 

Manuscripts on parchment or paper

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Manuscripts, singly or in collections, dating from before 1700, irrespective of value, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Manuscripts, singly or in collections, at least 50 years old that do not belong to the originator, with a value below 5 000 SEK, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Non printed manuscripts

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Manuscripts, singly or in collections, at least 75 years old with a value above 5 000 SEK, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Manuscripts, singly or in collections, at least 50 years old that do not belong to the originator, with a value below 5 000 SEK, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Non printed minutes

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Minutes at least 75 years old with a value above 5 000 SEK, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Minutes at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Minutes at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 SEK, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Non printed letters

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Letters at least 75 years old with a value above 5 000 SEK, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Letters at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Letters at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 SEK, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Non printed diaries

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Diaries at least 75 years old with a value above 5 000 SEK, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Diaries at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Diaries at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 SEK, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Non printed accounts

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Accounts at least 75 years old with a value above 5 000 SEK, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Accounts at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Accounts at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 SEK, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Hand-drawn drawings

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Drawings at least 75 years old with a value above 5 000 SEK, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Drawings at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Drawings at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 SEK, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Non printed music sheets

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Music sheets at least 75 years old with a value above 5 000 SEK, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Music sheets, singly or in collections, at least 50 years old that do not belong to the originator with a value below 5 000 SEK, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Hand-drawn maps

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Hand-drawn maps at least 75 years old with a value above 5 000 SEK, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Hand-drawn maps, singly or in collections, at least 75 years old that do not belong to the originator with a value below 5 000 SEK, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Other non printed collections

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd  Other non printed collections at least 75 years old, with a value above 50 000 SEK, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Other non printed collections at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Other non printed collections at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Objects associated with the early photographic techniques

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A15)
Licensing authority: The Nordic Museum

 

Objects associated with the early photographic techniques

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Objects at least 100 years old, with a value between 20 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Objects at least 100 years old, with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Objects at least 50 years old, with a value above EUR 50 000, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Other optical, photographic or cinematographic apparatus

 

Symbol för exportlicens Apparatus at least 50 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Original graphic works etc

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A6)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum

 

Woodcuts made in Sweden

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Woodcuts made before 1700, with a value below 15 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Woodcuts made before 1700, with a value above 15 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Woodcuts made before 1700, with a value above 15 000 EUR, irrespecive of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Engravings made in Sweden

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Engravings made before 1700, with a value below 15 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Engravings made before 1700, with a value above 15 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Engravings made before 1700, with a value above 15 000 EUR, irrespecive of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Other original graphic works (Swedish and Foreign)

 

Symbol för exportlicens Original graphic works with their plates and original posters, that are at least 50 years old and do not belong to the originator, with a value above 15 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Graphic prints (Swedish and foreign)

 

Symbol för exportlicens Graphic prints with their plates and original posters, that are at least 50 years old and do not belong to the originator, with a value above 15 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Silkscreen prints (Swedish and foreign)

 

Symbol för exportlicens Silkscreen prints with their plates and original posters, that are at least 50 years old and do not belong to the originator, with a value above 15 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Lithographs (Swedish and foreign)

 

Symbol för exportlicens Lithographs with their plates and original posters, that are at least 50 years old and do not belong to the originator, with a value above15 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Other antique items

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A15)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum, the Nordic Museum, the Swedish National Heritage Board

 

Other antique items more than 100 years old

 

Symbol för exportlicens Other antique items at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Parts of dismembered monuments

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A2)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum, the Nordic Museum, the Swedish National Heritage Board

 

Symbol för exportlicens Elements forming an integral part of artistic, historical or religious monuments which have been dismembered, at least 100 years old, irrespective of value and how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Pastels

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A4)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Pastels at least 100 years old with a value between 100 000 SEK and EUR 30 000, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Pastels at least 100 years old with a value above 30 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Pastels at least 50 years old that do not belong to the originator, with a value above 30 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Photographs

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A8)
Licensing authority: The Nordic Museum

 

Photographs and negatives thereof

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Photographs and negatives thereof, singly or in collections, at least 100 years old, with a value between 20 000 SEK and 15 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 year.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Photographs and negatives thereof, singly or in collections, at least 100 years old, with a value above 15 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 year.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Photographs and negatives thereof at least 50 years old that do not belong to the originator, have a value above 15 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Pictures and paintings

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A3)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Paintings at least 100 years old with a value between 100 000 SEK and 150 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Pictures and paintings at least 100 years old with a value above 150 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 


Symbol för exportlicens Pictures and paintings at least 50 years old that do not belong to the originator, with a value above 150 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Portraits

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A3)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum

 

Portraits representing persons associated to Sweden in the form of painting

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Portraits in the form of paintings at least 100 years old with a value between 40 000 SEK and 150 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Portraits in the form of paintings at least 100 years old with a value above 150 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Portraits in the form of paintings at least 50 years old that do not belong to the originator, with a value above 150 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Portraits representing persons associated to Sweden in the form of drawing

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Portraits in the form of drawings at least 100 years old with a value between SEK 40 000 and EUR 30 000, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Portraits in the form of drawings at least 100 years old with a value above EUR 30 000, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Portraits in the form of drawings at least 50 years old that do not belong to the originator, with a value above 15 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Portraits representing persons associated to Sweden in the form of watercolours, gouaches and pastels

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Portraits in the form of watercolours, gouaches and pastels at least 100 years old with a value between 40 000 SEK and 30 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Portraits in the form of watercolours, gouaches and pastels at least 100 years old with a value above 30 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Portraits in the form of watercolours, gouaches and pastels at least 50 years old that do not belong to the originator, with a value above 30 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Pottery

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A15)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum, Swedish National Heritage Board

 

Faience

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Faience at least 100 years old with a value between 50 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Faience at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Faience at least 50 years old with a value above EUR 50 000, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Ceramic stoves

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Ceramic stoves at least 100 years old with a value between 50 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Ceramic stoves at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Ceramic stoves at least 50 years old with a value above EUR 50 000, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Other handcrafted pottery

 


Symbol för utförseltillstånd Other handcrafted pottery at least 100 years old with a value between 50 000 SEK and 50 000 SEK, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Other handcrafted pottery at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Other handcrafted pottery at least 50 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Printed maps and globes

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A11)
Licensing authority: The National Library of Sweden

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Printed maps and globes at least 100 years old with a value between 20 000 SEK and 15 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Printed maps and globes at least 200 years old with a value above 15 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

Symbol för exportlicens Printed maps at least 200 years old with a value above 15 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Sami objects

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A15)
Licensing authority: The Nordic Museum

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Sami objects at least 75 years old with a value between 5 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Sami objects at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Sami objects at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Sculptures

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A7)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum

 

Original sculptures and replicas made using the same process as the original

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Sculptures at least 100 years old with a value between 100 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Sculptures at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

Symbol för exportlicens Sculptures at least 50 years old that do not belong to the originator, with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Smaller objects in different materials

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A15)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum, Nordic museum, Swedish National Heritage Board

 

Glassware

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Glassware at least 100 years old with a value between 50 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Glassware at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Glassware at least 50 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Stoneware

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Stoneware at least 100 years old with a value between 50 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Stoneware at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Stoneware at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Items of bone

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Items of bone at least 100 years old with a value between 50 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Items of bone at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Items of bone at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Items of horn

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Items of horn at least 100 years old with a value between 50 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Items of horn at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Items of horn at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Items of amber

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Items of amber at least 100 years old with a value between 50 000 SEK and 50 000 SEK, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Items of amber at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Items of amber at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Handcrafted or casted metal items with the exception of coins, medals and jewellery

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Items of metal at least 100 years old with a value between 50 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Items of metal at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Items of metal, except gold- and silversmith’s works, at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 


Symbol för exportlicens Gold- and silversmith’s works at least 50 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Statues

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A7)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum

 

Original statues and copies made using the same process as the original


Symbol för exportlicens Statues at least 50 years old that do not belong to the originator, with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Technical models and scientific instruments

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A15)
Licensing authority: The Nordic Museum

 

Scientific instruments, technical models and prototypes

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Instruments, models and prototypes at least 100 years old with a value between 10 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Instruments, models and prototypes at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

Symbol för exportlicens Instruments, models and prototypes at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Textiles, tapestries and folk painted wall hangings

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A15)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum, The Nordic Museum, The Swedish National Heritage Board

 

Embroidered or patterned woven textiles made in Sweden

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Embroidered or patterned woven textiles at least 100 years old with a value between 20 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Embroidered or patterned woven textiles at least 100 years old with a value above EUR 50 000, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Embroidered or patterned woven textiles at least 100 years old with a value above EUR 50 000, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Embroidered or patterned woven textiles made abroad

 

Symbol för utförseltillståndEmbroidered or patterned woven textiles at least 100 years old with a value between 100 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicensEmbroidered or patterned woven textiles at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicensEmbroidered or patterned woven textiles at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Folk painted wall hangings made in Sweden

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Wall hangings at least 100 years old with a value between 20 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Wall hangings at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Wall hangings at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Handcrafted tapestries made in Sweden – woven or in leather

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Tapestries at least 100 years old with a value between 20 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Tapestries at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Tapestries at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Handcrafted tapestries made abroad – woven or in leather

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Tapestries at least 100 years old with a value between 100 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Tapestries at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Tapestries at least 100 years old with a value above EUR 50 000, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Handcrafted carpets and rugs made in Sweden

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Carpets and rugs at least 100 years old with a value between 20 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Carpets and rugs at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Carpets and rugs at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Handcrafted carpets made abroad

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Carpets at least 100 years old with a value between 100 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Carpets at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

Symbol för exportlicens Carpets at least 100 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Toys and games

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A15)
Licensing authorities: The Nordic Museum

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Toys and games at least 100 years old, with a value between 50 000 SEK and 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Toys and games at least 100 years old, with a value above 50 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Toys and games at least 50 years old with a value above 50 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

Watercolours

(Category under the Annex to the EU Regulation: A4)
Licensing authority: Nationalmuseum

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd Watercolours at least 100 years old with a value between 100 000 SEK and 30 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för utförseltillstånd och exportlicens Watercolours at least 100 years old with a value above 30 000 EUR, assumed to have been in Sweden for at least 75 years.

 

Symbol för exportlicens Watercolours at least 50 years old that do not belong to the originator, with a value above 30 000 EUR, irrespective of how long they have been in Sweden.

 

How to read the List of categories and objects

Each category is shown with a letter to denote the permit or licence, or both, required:

 in the list means:

    • Permit required under the Historic Environment Act.

Application requiredexport permit.

  in the list means:

    • Permit required under the Historic Environment Act
    • Control of export rules under the EU Regulation if the object is to be exported outside the EU customs area.

Application requiredexport permit + export licence if required.

 in the list means:

    • Only export control under the EU Regulation for export outside the EU customs area.

Application requiredexport licence.