As of today, 1 November, work permit applicants are now subject to the increased maintenance requirement. The new requirement, which was decided by the Government, means that you must have a salary that corresponds to at least 80 per cent of the median salary in Sweden.
The Government has decided to raise the maintenance requirement for applicants for a work permit in Sweden. The new requirement comes into force on 1 November and means that you must earn a monthly salary of at least SEK 27,360.
When and why does the Swedish Migration Agency investigate whether a residence permit should be revoked? You can read here how we work with revocations and what it means for you if we review your residence permit.