Confidentiality may apply to details on debts that have been subject to attachment.
The following debts may be classified as confidential
- debts to the central government, such as unpaid taxes and maintenance support (public cases)
- debts owed to individuals and businesses (private claims).
You cannot apply for confidentiality
The debt will automatically be flagged as confidential with us if the requirements are met.
Requirements for a debt to be made confidential
Different requirements apply if you are a private individual or entrepreneur, and whether it is an older or a new debt.
For you who run a business
For you who run a business, the following requirements for a debt to be made confidential apply:
For you who are a private individual
Are you a private individual with debts that apply to unpaid taxes, maintenance support or parking fines (debts in public cases), which were registered before 1 December 2018? Or do you have debts to private individuals or companies (private claims)? Then the same requirements apply to you as to entrepreneurs.
Are you a private individual without sole proprietorship and with debts in public cases registered with us after 1 December 2018? If so, the following applies for the debt to be made confidential:
Verdicts and decisions are always public
The following information is always public:
Record of non-payment
We disclose debt data to the credit reporting agencies. The credit reporting agencies issue you or the company a record of non-payment.
More on record of non-payment and confidentiality
If you are an individual (do not operate a business), we do not disclose details of debts regarding unpaid taxes, parking fines, or maintenance support (public cases) until the time to pay (notification period) has expired, and the debt is still unpaid.
You normally have two weeks to pay before receiving a record of non-payment.
Remove record of non-payment
If your debt is subject to confidentiality, credit reporting agencies must remove details of a debt and the record of non-payment that was created when the debt was registered for collection with us.
Read more about record of non-payment. Swedish Authority for Privacy Protection: