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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.
Updated information regarding fire safety
The section in the Diplomatic Guide relating to fire safety has been updated with important information for all missions from Greater Stockholm Fire Brigade regarding systematic fire protection activities.
New ambassadors from Paraguay, Bulgaria, Mozambique and Nepal
The ambassadors from Paraguay, Bulgaria, Mozambique and Nepal presented their letters of credence to HM The King on Thursday 13 September 2018 in an audience at the Royal Palace in Stockholm: H.E. Ms Romina Elisabeth Taboada Tonina, Paraguay; H.E. Mr Ivan Pavlov, Bulgaria; H.E. Mr Florencio Joel Alberto Sele, Mozambique; and H.E. Mr Yuba Nath Lamsal, Nepal (with residence in Copenhagen).
Circular Note 4/2013 has been clarified
Please note that slight clarifications have been made to Circular Note 4/2013, which concerns the eight year time limit for residence permits for members of the administrative and technical staff, members of the service staff, consular employees, and private servants.
Information regarding mission parking spaces
The parking spaces marked 'beskickningsbilar' are designated for individual missions, except outside the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and at Arlanda Airport. Missions are not allowed to park at other missions’ parking spaces without permission. Please inform drivers so that this can be avoided.
Statements and policy news
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