Apply for citizenship – for those 18 to 20 years of age who are Nordic citizens

Here is information on how you, as a young adult Nordic citizen 18 to 20 years of age apply for Swedish citizenship. This is called filing a notification of citizenship and you do so with the County Administrative Board.

File a notification with the County Administrative Board

You can file a notification of Swedish citizenship if you

  • are a citizen of Denmark, Finland, Island or Norway
  • are 18 to 20 years of age
  • have lived in Sweden since your 13th birthday.

All requirements must be met when the notification is filed.

Submit your noti­fi­ca­tion to the County Admi­nist­ra­tive Board

Complete the form Notification of Swedish citizenship for those who are at least 18 but under 21 years of age, 315011 (in Swedish only).

Notification of Swedish citizenship for those who are at least 18 but under 21 years of age, form 315011 (in Swedish only) Pdf, 177.9 kB, opens in new window.

Read more about how to submit your notification on the County Administrative Board’s website External link, opens in new window..

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