Swedish migration policy covers refugee and immigration policy, returns, support for repatriation and the connection between migration and development. It also includes cooperation at international level on these issues and matters relating to Swedish citizenship.

Responsible for migration

Responsible minister

Morgan Johansson
Morgan Johansson Minister for Justice and Migration

Responsible ministry

News about migration

  • Age assessment earlier in asylum process

    The Government has submitted a bill to the Riksdag proposing amendments to the Aliens Act that require the Swedish Migration Agency to assess a person’s age earlier in the asylum process than is the case today.

  • Measures for more efficient returns

    The Government has presented a number of measures to ensure legally secure and more efficient returns of people whose asylum applications have been rejected.

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