Composers and song writers can start submitting their songs for Melodifestivalen 2016! Between the 1st and the 16th of September at 8:59 AM CET, composers can upload their entries for Melodifestivalen 2016 at svt.se/melodifestivalen. In both Regular Contest and Public Contest, the songs are entered as audio files.
Detailed information in English regarding the submission of the entries can be found here.
Next year’s contest will have 28 competing songs, just as in 2015. A selection jury will pick 14 songs while the rest 14 will be picked by SVT and a team of experts who have been invited by SVT. In the 14 songs that will be picked by SVT, the winner of “Svensktoppen Nästa 2015″ will be included however not the song with which he/she won “Svensktoppen Nästa 2015″.
Source : SVT