For a
vivid region

The Kvarken Council is a neutral cooperation platform and an enabler of all kinds of cross-border cooperation in the Kvarken region.


13 M €

EU-funding for the
region’s projects since 2011


100 +

Completed projects



as an organization 2022

When vision becomes reality

Current projects

Whats new?


Welcome to our newsroom to read press releases and news about the Kvarken Council and our projects.


Our region on the map

The Kvarken Council encompasses three Ostrobothnian counties in Finland as well as the Västerbotten County and the Municipality of Örnsköldsvik in Sweden. Our members, which consist of municipalities, regional associations and landscape associations, can be found throughout the region.

We work for our members

Through your membership in the Kvarken Council, you will be part of strong and beneficial cross-border cooperation.

a propelling partnership

an engaging membership culture

a widespread network

advantageous cooperation opportunities

Become a part of the Kvarken Council