EU/EEA citizens and long-term residents
This is information for residents of an EU/EEA country who are moving to Sweden. There is also information for citizens of Nordic countries with family members who are citizens of a country outside the EU/EEA and for Swiss citizens.
1 July 2021
Beginning on 2 August, you must have both your photograph and fingerprints taken when you apply for a residence card. Between 26 July and 30 July, the production of residence cards will be stopped before the new rules apply. It will therefore not be possible for you to have your photo taken for residence cards during that period.
26 January 2021
As of 26 January, you can apply for residence card, permanent residence card and permanent right of residence digitally.