Welcome to the Diplomatic Portal.
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.
New ambassadors from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Brazil, Sri Lanka and Uzbekistan
The ambassadors from Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Brazil, Sri Lanka and Uzbekistan (with residence in Berlin) presented their letters of credence to H.M. the King on Wednesday 12 December 2018 in an audience at the Royal Palace in Stockholm: H.E. Mr. Ri Won Guk, DPRK; H.E. Mr. Nelson Antonio Tabajara de Oliveira, Brazil; H.E. Mr. Senadheera Sudantha Ganegama Arachchi, Sri Lanka; and H.E. Mr. Nabijon Kasimov, Uzbekistan, with residence in Berlin.
Announcement from the Royal Court
For those wishing to convey their congratulations to Her Majesty the Queen on Her birthday, lists are available on Wednesday 19th December between 12 noon and 3 pm in the Hall of State at the Royal Palace.
Updated information regarding VIP service at Arlanda Airport
Please note that the Protocol Department pays for a maximum of three people greeting at the VIP lounge, upon first arrival and/or final departure of Heads of Missions to Sweden. Embassies are welcome to invite more greeters to the VIP Lounge but in that case, missions will be invoiced (by Swedavia) for the number of people exceeding three. More information, including price list and contact details, is available on the Swedavia website. Please also note that holders of airport photo badges for mission staff must use these when receiving or bidding farewell to ambassadors at the VIP lounge, as temporary badges cannot be issued.
Circular Note 2/2018 Public holidays 2019
Circular Note 2/2018 provides a list of public holidays in Sweden as well as of the working hours at the Ministry in the year 2019.
Statements and policy news
Keyboard navigation in the search filter is done by using a combination of the TAB, ENTER, and ARROW keys. Start by pressing the TAB key to enter the filter module. Use the arrow keys to move between tabs. To select a desired tab, use the TAB key.
You can filter the information so that only what you are interested in is displayed
Can't find what you're looking for? Do an advanced search.