Order a certificate, public documents, originals or copies
Here, you can request to have original documents that you have sent in returned, order copies or certificates for documents in your case, request public documents.
Long processing time for requests for certificates, documents, originals or copies
The unit at the Swedish Migration Agency which handles this type of request does not manage to process the requests at the desired speed. If your request is not about a public document of a type that by law should be dealt with promptly, the waiting time for your request can be up to three months.
If you want to remain anonymous
If you want to request public documents while remaining anonymous, please contact us via telephone or visit one of our offices.
Charges for document copies
The cost of making copies is regulated in the Fees Ordinance (SFS 1992:191). The Migration Agency will charge you a fee if the copies amount to 10 pages or more. The first nine pages are free, the tenth page costs SEK 50 and each additional page after that is SEK 2. The cost of postal delivery and postage will also be added.
You must show an approved ID when you collect your documents
The Swedish Migration Agency sends these documents by recorded delivery via PostNord. When you collect the letter, you will need to take approved ID with you. You can find out what counts as approved ID on PostNord’s website.