2 May 2019

Citizens of Eritrea can apply online without a passport

In some cases, it is difficult for Eritreans to get a passport from their home country and because of that, they have not been able to apply online when they apply for a residence permit on grounds of family ties to a relative in Sweden. Nor has it been possible for them to submit a paper application at the Swedish consulate in Asmara. Because of this, the Swedish Migration Agency has changed the online application so that it is now possible for Eritrean citizens who do not have a passport from their home country to apply online for a permit on grounds of family ties.

Read more about how to apply online