Application fees for entry visas and visitor's permit

Entry visa fees

Entry visa applications made at a Swedish embassy or consulate-general
Adult60 Euros
Child aged 6–1235 Euros
Child aged 0–5No fee

Your application fee will not be refunded if your application is refused.

The fee is usually paid in the local currency. The exchange is calculated according to the rate set by the European Central Bank. The amount is rounded off to the nearest whole amount. For more information about the fee, contact the embassy or consulate-general where you are applying.

Exceptions from visa fees

Not everyone applying for a visa has to pay the application fee. The following people may apply for visas without paying an application fee:

  • children under the age of 6
  • school pupils, university and doctoral students, together with the teachers accompanying them, who travel to Sweden for educational purposes
  • researchers travelling to Sweden for academic research
  • representatives of non-profit organisations.

Family members of citizens of Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland and the EU

Family members of citizens of Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland and the EU do not have to pay an application fee for a visa if they are travelling together with the citizen, or are meeting up with the citizen in connection with the trip. They must also be able to show proof of their marriage or family ties.

This rule applies to the following family members:

  • husband, wife, cohabiting partner or registered partner (cohabiting partners of Swiss citizens are not included)
  • children under the age of 21
  • children over the age of 21 if they are dependent on their parents for their support
  • parents who are financially dependent on their children in Sweden.

Swedish nationals are not included in the group "EU citizens" in this context.

Lower fees for some countries

The following countries are included in the EU Visa Facilitation Agreement, and their citizens pay no fee, or a lower fee, when applying for a visa:

  • Albania
  • Armenia
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bosnia-Herzegovina
  • Cape Verde
  • Georgia
  • Macedonia
  • Moldova
  • Montenegro
  • Russia
  • Serbia
  • Ukraine

For more information about the fee, contact the embassy or consulate-general where you are applying.

Fees for extending an entry visa

In certain cases you may be granted an extended entry visa if your total stay is less than 90 days.

Read more about when you may extend your entry visa

Application for extension of entry visa at the Migration Agency in Sweden
Extension of entry visa due to force majeure or humanitarian reasonsNo fee
Extension of entry visa due to compelling personal reasons30 Euros

You pay the fee to bankgiro number 5223-7005. The IBAN for the account is SE6912000000012810106908 and the BIC/SWIFT code is DABASESX (Danske Bank).

In the box for messages to the recipient, you write the name and surname of the person the application fee is for, as well as their personal identity number and/or case number. If you are paying the fees of several people at the same time, write the personal identity number and/or case number for each of them. Also write on the application form when and how you paid the fee.

Application fees for visitor's permits

You may apply for a visitor's permit if you are visiting Sweden for a period longer than 90 days, or if you wish to extend your stay in Sweden.

Read more about visitor's permits

AdultSEK 1,000
ChildSEK 500

Your application fee will not be refunded if your application is refused.

Last updated: 2017-04-12

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