Do I need a visa?
Visas for visiting another country
Swedish citizens sometimes require a visa to visit another country.
Contact the country's embassy/consulate in Stockholm, if there is one, otherwise in another city in Europe, or your travel agency for information on the country's visa regulations in good time before travelling abroad.
Addresses and telephone numbers for foreign embassies and consulates in Sweden and in other locations are available via the links on the right.
Visas for visiting Sweden
Foreign citizens sometimes require a visa to enter Sweden. Applications for visas to Sweden are made at the nearest Swedish embassy. In some cities where there is no Swedish embassy, Sweden is represented by another Schengen embassy. More information is available via the link on the right headed 'Information on visas'. There you will also find a list of countries or territories whose citizens require a visa to enter Sweden. The Ministry of Justice is responsible for visa matters.
Application forms and additional information
Detailed information on visas and application forms can be found on Swedish embassy websites, www.swedenabroad.se.
Further information on visas, work and residence permits, etc. is available on the Swedish Migration Board´s website, www.migrationsverket.se. The website also contains application forms and information in different languages.
- Information on visas to Sweden
- Swedish embassies and consulates abroad
- The Stockholm Diplomatic List - contact information for foreign embassies
- The Consular List of Sweden - contact information for foreign consulates