Länsstyrelsen Skåne - The County Administrative Board of SkåneThe County Administrative Board of Skåne is a representative of the state in Skåne, and serves as a link between the inhabitants, the municipal authorities, the Central Government, the Swedish Parliament and the central state authorities.
A County Administrative Board in each water district has been designated as a water authority with the responsibility of dealing with the quality of the water environment within the district.
The water authorities have overall responsibility for ensuring that the EU Water Framework Directive is implemented in Sweden.
Each County Administrative Board in each district has a planning secretariat with the task of assisting the water authority with the implementation of the Water Framework Directive.
Work is carried out in consultation with municipalities, water quality associations and other local water stakeholders.