In order to coordinate the entire trail, as well as to promote a major development of the trail and conduct unified marketing, Region Skåne is the single administrative body in charge of the entire 260 kilometres.
Region Skåne is responsible for promoting Sydkustleden’s development in cooperation with the municipalities, with respect to infrastructure, development of destinations along the trail, and nation-wide marketing of the trail. The international marketing is managed by Tourism in Skåne.
The respective bodies responsible for road maintenance are tasked with the operation and maintenance of the trail. The parts of the trail along the national road network are the responsibility of the Swedish Transport Administration, whilst those along municipal roads are the responsibility of the respective municipality, or in a few cases, private entities tasked with road maintenance.
Sydkustleden passes through 11 of Skåne’s 33 municipalities: