Svinesundskommittén (The Svinesund Committee) is one of the twelve Nordic border committees with its main focus on crossborder co-operation in the border region between Gothenburg and Oslo. The dynamic region is full of vibrant cross-border activity such as business developments, externsive communiting and a vast flow of goods. Since founding in 1980, Svinesundskommittén has successfully coordinated cross-border co-operation in the region. Members of the Committee consist of the regions Västra Götaland and Østfold along with Swedish and Norwegian municipalities. The co-operation within the border region develops continuously and Svinesundskommittén is the political arena that connects the regions Västra Götaland and Østfold. Organisations and people meet to exchange and develop knowledge, experiences and ideas.