Sweden will start national selection for Eurovision 2018 on September 1. It is on this day that the reception of applications starts, which will last until September 18. There are no changes in the rules of participation in the Melodifestivalen in 2018 compared to the previous year.
Similarly, in 2017, 28 songs will take part in the contest. 14 of them will choose the jury from the applications submitted through the SVT site, the second 14 will participate after special invitations of the SVT channel. And one place is reserved for the winner of the Svensktoppen Nästa 2017.
This is reported by the site of SVT.