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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.
Invitation to a meeting with the Protocol Department regarding immunities and privileges
The Protocol Department cordially invites one representative from each of the Diplomatic Missions, Career Consulates and International Organisations in Sweden, to a meeting with the Section on Passports, Immunities and Privileges of the Protocol Department.
New Chief of Protocol
Ambassador Charlotte Wrangberg has been appointed Chief of Protocol. She has previously been ambassador to Athens and, prior to that, Buenos Aires. Ambassador Wrangberg has also been Head of Section of the Africa Department (UD AF) and Deputy Head of Division of the Department for Consular Affairs and Civil Law (UD KC), and has worked at the Embassies of Sweden in Mexico, Pretoria and Madrid. Ambassador Wrangberg takes office as Chief of Protocol 5 October 2017.
Birth of a Prince
On the occasion of the birth of the son of Their Royal Highnesses Princess Sofia and Prince Carl Philip, the Diplomatic Corps and the general public may present their congratulations in the lists available for this purpose in the Hall of State (Rikssalen) at the Royal Palace between 13.00 and 16.00 Monday 4th September 2017.
A message from your departing Chief
As many of you already know, I have recently been appointed Sweden's Ambassador to India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan and the Maldives, resident in New Delhi. I take up my new duties already this Friday, September 1. Pending the arrival of my successor in October, Ms. Anna Block Mazoyer will be Acting Chief of Protocol starting this Friday.
Statement about the information in media regarding the IT public procurement made by the Swedish Transport Agency
The Swedish Transport Agency has made a statement in English about the information in media regarding their IT public procurement. According to the Swedish Transport Agency, there are no indications that data was disseminated improperly. The Swedish Transport Agency can be contacted regarding vehicles on 0771-14 15 16. Embassies can also, as always, contact the Protocol Department.
Temporary diplomatic parking spots on Arlanda, Terminal 5
Due to construction work at Terminal 5, the diplomatic parking spots are temporary situated on the open ground parking no P 550, located between the two car parks outside Terminal 5.
Statements and policy news
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