(or press Ombudsman
) is a person whose role in the Swedish
print media is to determine whether the actions of a newspaper is in line with good journalistic practice. Complaints regarding the practices of print media can be reported by the general public to the Pressombudsmannen who determines whether a complaint should be brought before the Swedish Press Council
. The Press Council can determine whether the offending publication shall pay a fee for having breached good journalistic practice.