The banknotes will have new motifs and improved security features. The new coins will be smaller and lighter than the old ones.
In October, new SEK 20, 50, 200 and 1,000 bills will be released. They feature Swedish celebrities like author Astrid Lindgren, poet and singer Evert Taube, film director Ingmar Bergman and former UN secretary-general Dag Hammarskjöld.
In 2016, new 100 and 500 krona bills featuring actress Greta Garbo and opera singer Birgit Nilsson will be released. One and five krona coins will be replaced with new ones, and a new two krona coin will be introduced.