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Diplomatic Portal

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We are very pleased to provide you with relevant and practical information to make your posting both pleasurable and rewarding. If you have any questions please feel free to contact the Protocol Department at the MFA.

  • Circular Note 2/2017: Information on VAT and excise duties for Administrative and Technical Staff

    The Protocol Department has circulated a note with information from the Swedish Tax Agency regarding exemption from VAT and excise duties for Administrative and Technical Staff. Please find below Circular Note 2/2017.

  • Circular Note 1/2017: Public holidays in Sweden 2018

    The Ministry for Foreign Affairs presents its compliments to the Diplomatic Missions, Career Consular Posts and Offices of International Organisations in Sweden and has the honour to transmit the enclosed list of public holidays in Sweden as well as of the working hours at the Ministry in the year 2018. The Ministry for Foreign Affairs avails itself of this opportunity to renew to the Diplomatic Missions, Career Consular Posts and Offices of International Organisations in Sweden the assurances of its highest consideration. Stockholm, 28 November 2017

  • Mail and parcel delivery to the Protocol Department

    Please note that all Diplomatic correspondence and other deliveries for the Government Offices should either be delivered directly to the delivery service at Centralposthuset at Mäster Samuelsgatan 66 or sent by regular post on address Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Protocol Department, 103 39 STOCKHOLM.

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