The Pension Group is made up of representatives from the government and Alliance parties.
The Pension Group is made up of representatives from the government and Alliance parties. Credit: LEIF R JANSSON / TT

What the change in the pensions age means

4:21 min

The Pension Group, made up of six political parties in parliament, have agreed to a number of changes to the Swedish pension system including raising both the retirement and right to work age.

The retirement age will rise from 61 to 64, and the right to work age will rise from 67 to 69.

Listen to hear our explanation of what's happening.

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