News

  • 27 January 2015

    More people granted protection in 2014

    The number of residence permits increased by seven per cent in 2014. People who are reunited with their relatives are the biggest group receiving residence permits, followed by refugees.

  • 19 November 2014

    The Swedish Migration Board assesses the situation in Gaza

    In a new legal stance on the situation in , the Swedish Migration Board has today assessed the security situation in the region and the opportunities of returning there.

  • 18 November 2014

    Comments on articles on working in Sweden

    Recently there have been articles in local media in the Balkans concerning the possibilities to find work in Sweden. The articles refer to a list of occupations that are experiencing labour shortages, which is updated twice a year by the Migration Board in Sweden.