Apply online for a visa in order to visit Sweden
You should hand in your visa application at a Swedish embassy or consulate-general in the country where you live. Some embassies and consulates-general have an online visa application service. These embassies are listed below.
You who have booked time to apply for a visa at the Embassy in Tehran
You who have booked time to apply for a visa at the Embassy in Tehran and who have not received a confirmed time for visit.
A technical error has been discovered.
If you have applied for a visa, paid the application fee and completed the booking, but did not receive a confirmation email at your booked time. Then the booked time has not been registered. To book a time, you should go to "My page for e-visa" and book a new time.
If the Swedish embassy or consulate-general where you need to submit your application is not on the list, you can read more about how to apply for a visa at the embassy's or consulate-general's website. There you also can see if the embassy or consulate-general does accept visa applications or not.
If Sweden does not have an embassy or consulate in your country, who does not accept visa application, you might be able to turn in the application at the foreign mission of another country. In that case, check with them about their requirements.
You cannot use this online service
- if Sweden is represented by another Schengen state in the country where you apply
- if you at the same time apply for work permit in Sweden
- if you do not have to pay a fee according to a Visa Facilitation Agreement.
Why electronic application?
Applying online is the easiest and quickest way to submit an application. It takes approximately 15–30 minutes. When you apply online your application is automatically checked for all required information and the inclusion of all necessary documents. In some cases an application might need to be supplemented after processing has begun.
Please note! It is very important that you obtain information about local conditions for applications via the web on the embassy's website.
Visit a Swedish embassy or consulate-general
In order for your application to be processed, you must visit the embassy that you have chosen to submit your application to. This is where you must identify yourself, be photographed and fingerprinted, and corroborate the documents attached to the application. The passport entered in the application must be brought with you when you come, and it must be valid for three months after the trip is over. You must also bring the printed application.
For information about hours when embassies are open and how to book your visit, please see the respective embassies' websites listed above.
Follow your case
If you have made an application and want to see what information you have provided, or if a decision has been made in your case, you do so via online services for visa. In some cases you may also book or cancel your time at the Swedish Embassy or Consulate General.
Before you begin your application
The Migration Agency recommends that you use a computer when you make your application and that you use Internet Explorer.