Leave to appeal granted by the Supreme Administrative Court in a dispute between the Church of Sweden and the National Heritage Board

The Supreme Administrative Court (Sw: Högsta förvaltningsdomstolen) has granted the Church of Sweden (the Diocese of Linköping) leave to appeal in a dispute between the Diocese and the National Heritage Board concerning the legal concept of a “church site” (Sw: kyrkotomt) under the Culture Heritage Act of 1988.

Jan-Mikael Bexhed is acting as counsel for the Church of Sweden before the Supreme Administrative Court.