ICT policy concerns utilising and promoting the opportunities offered by digitalisation and includes regulation of IT and electronic communications, network and information security, frequency policy and issues concerning broadband access and IT infrastructure. This policy area also covers eGovernment issues, i.e. using IT to make the activities of government agencies more efficient and simplify the general public’s contacts with them – for example through electronic identification, electronic signatures and open data.
The Digitalisation strategy
The Swedish government presented its Digitalisation strategy in May 2017.