Welcome to Älmhult
Welcome to the official website of the municipality of Älmhult! On these pages you can find information about the municipality and council services, as well as tourist information, and much more.
Älmhult is a municipality in southern Småland, a province itself located in southern Sweden. The municipality, covering 983 square kilometers of forests, lakes and agricultural land and counts appr. 17 000 inhabitants.
Situated on one of Småland's largest lakes, Möckeln, the Älmhult district offers many possibilities for outdoor activities such as canoeing and fishing. Camping sites, cycle trails and walking paths can also be found in close proximity to the lake. For tourists and business visitors, a variety of accommodation is available: hotel, bed and breakfast and self- catering.
Älmhult boasts its own well-stocked public library, an 18-hole golf course and a wide range of sports clubs and other associations for all age groups. The closest cities, Växjö and Kristianstad, both have their own airports. Larger cities like Stockholm, Gothenburg, Malmö and Copenhagen are also easily accessed by railway services.
Last modified: 2019-07-12 02:39
Why a watering ban even when it is raining?
Even though we have had some rainy days and there is plenty of water in our lakes, a watering ban is still in effect. A lot of people find this decision confusing, so we have asked Kristin Täljsten, Water and Wastewater Manager, and Bengt Lexander, …
Last modified: 2018-08-22 10:40
General Elections 2018
Parliamentary, municipal and county council elections will be held in Sweden on 9 September 2018. These pages contain information about when, where and how to vote in Älmhult Municipality.