About the Swedish Migration Agency
In Sweden, the Migration Agency is the authority that considers applications from people who want to take up permanent residence in Sweden, come for a visit, seek protection from persecution or become Swedish citizens.
1 January 2021
The transition period that began when the withdrawal agreement came into force on 1 of February 2020 ended on 31 of December. This means that the rules for third-country nationals now apply to British citizens who want to move to Sweden.
1 December 2020
As of today, 1 December, British citizens and their family members can apply for residence status.
11 November 2020
The Swedish Parliament has now made a decision on what will apply for British citizens after Brexit. A new form of right to live in Sweden makes it possible for British citizens to continue living, working and studying here. The application will open on 1 december.