News

  • 2018-08-28

    New website gathers information about work and entrepreneurship in Sweden

    What rules apply if you want to come to Sweden to work or start a business? How do work permits, wages and employment work on the Swedish labour market? These are some of the questions that the new website workinginsweden.se provides answers to.
  • 2018-06-18

    Sweden has signed an agreement with Uruguay regarding working holiday visa

    Sweden already has an agreement with Canada, Argentina, Australia, New Zeeland, Chile, South Korea and Hongkong regarding working holiday. An agreement on working holiday has now also been signed with Uruguay. The agreement is valid from 18 June 2018.
  • 2018-06-01

    New rules for seasonal work

    On 1 June 2018, a new law on seasonal work takes effect in Sweden: the so-called Seasonal Employment Directive. The directive applies to people from countries outside of the EEA and Switzerland who have been offered temporary seasonal work in Sweden from an employer who is established here.
  • 2018-05-31

    New judgement from the Migration Court of Appeal regarding salary when extending a work permit

    The Migration Court of Appeal has recently decided a case which dealt with salary for a person applying for an extension of their work permit.
  • 2018-03-12

    New law on seasonal employment

    On 1 June 2018, a new law on seasonal employment will take effect in Sweden: the so-called Seasonal Employment Directive. The Directive applies to people from countries outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland who intend to work in Sweden as seasonal workers.