Time to a decision

How long does it take to get a decision from the Swedish Migration Agency? Answer a few questions to find out how long it usually takes and what will happen to your application.

The result will show how long it has taken for people with similar applications to get a decision. No time can be displayed for those who have applied for asylum.

Waiting times for a Swedish authority abroad (embassy, consulate or equivalent)

The waiting time for conducting an investigation at an embassy or consulate-general is a part of the total waiting time. Therefore, if you are going to visit a Swedish authority abroad that has a long waiting time, it may take longer until you get your decision. Click on the link below to see how long the waiting time is for visiting embassies and consulate-general. The list is updated every month.

List of waiting times to conducting an investigationPDF (in Swedish)

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If you wish to ask the Migration Agency a question you can find our contact details under the heading Contact us.