• 12 June 2015

    Do you need your passport in order to travel abroad over the summer?

    If you need your passport back before your application has been processed, you can require to have it back. If you are travelling abroad you need to notify us in time in order to get your passport back before your trip.

  • 30 March 2015

    Sweden recognizes Palestinian citizenship

    On 30 October 2014, the Swedish government recognized the state of Palestine. This means that certain Palestinians who have previously been considered stateless are now considered Palestinian citizens.

  • 18 March 2015

    Legislative amendments to the Citizenship Act come into force 1 April, 2015

    The Swedish Parliament has approved amendments to the Citizenship Act to increase the symbolic value of Swedish citizenship. The legislative amendments will enter into force on 1 April 2015 and are designed to make it easier for many people to apply for, or complete a notification to apply for, Swedish citizenship.