Welcome to the Swedish Migra­tion Agency

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The situation in Ukraine

Here you will find information on how persons coming from Ukraine can apply for protection under the Temporary Protection Directive, and information to the public about the situation in Ukraine.

Information for persons coming from Ukraine

Information to the public

Questions and answers about accommodation for those who come from Ukraine

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Stricter passport checks

From 1 November, the Swedish Migration Agency will introduce new rules for how passports are checked when someone applies for a residence permit. The new rules mean that the passport must be shown in person.

Stricter passport checks

Our mission

The Swedish Migration Agency's mission includes considering applications from people who want to live in Sweden, visit the country, seek protection from persecution or be granted Swedish citizenship. The Swedish Migration Agency is commissioned by parliament and government, who set the Swedish asylum and migration policy.

The Swedish Migration Agency's mission

Working at the Swedish Migra­tion Agency

There is a wide and varied range of work at the Swedish Migration Agency. It requires staff with various educational backgrounds, for example law, legal science and social science.

Job vacancies (only in Swedish)