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List of governors of Östergötland County

This is a list of Governors for Östergötland County of Sweden, from 1693 to present.

Governor of Östergötland County
Landshövding i Östergötlands län
Östergötland vapen.svg
Coat of arms of Östergötland County.
Carl Fredrik Graf

since 1 September 2018
Östergötland County Administrative Board
ResidenceLinköping Castle, Linköping
AppointerGovernment of Sweden
Term lengthSix years[note 1]
First holderLars Eldstierna
DeputyCounty Director (Länsrådet)
SalarySEK 97,800/month (2017)[2]
WebsiteGovernor of Östergötland


  1. ^ The governor is often appointed for a six-year mandate. It can be extended if the person has not reached retirement age.[1]


  1. ^ "Landshövding och länsledning" (in Swedish). County administrative boards of Östergötland. Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  2. ^ Nilsson, Emmeli; Hellerstedt, Linus (2017-06-20). "Så mycket tjänar myndighetscheferna – hela listan" [How much do the heads of agencies earn - complete list] (in Swedish). Retrieved 18 October 2017.