Press Room

In our press room, journalists writing about our matters can find information. On these pages you find press contacts and you may also chose to subscribe to our news.

Contact information

If you have questions regarding your personal case, please call the Swedish Migration Agency's Contact Centre on 0771-235 235 or use any of the other contact information provided on this page.

Contact the Press Office

Monday–Friday 08.30–16.30

Postal address

Swedish Migration Agency
Press Office
Box 507
169 29 Solna, Sweden

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  • The introduction of the new work permit model is starting

    The report to promote highly qualified labour immigration has been submitted to the Government – and now the work of introducing the new model begins.“We’ve been working on our mandate to implement a new model for work permits, which will make it easier to recruit foreign workers to Sweden, throughout the past year. Now we’re zeroing in on all parts of our organisation to make the transition as predictable and easy as possible for all parties,” says the Swedish Migration Agency’s Fredrik Bengtsson, Regional Director for Region South Sweden.
  • Pop-up passport controls in the USA and Canada this summer

    In July 2023, visa exempt students and work permit applicants will have the opportunity to have their passports checked at five different locations in the USA and Canada.
  • Highly qualified workers will be able to come to Sweden more quickly

    Better service to employers who hire highly qualified workers will reduce processing times at the Swedish Migration Agency and thus contribute to a competitive Sweden.