Information regarding the coronavirus
Information regarding COVID-19 Information about how the pandemic affects those who want to work, study, live or seek protection in Sweden. The healthcare regions are responsible for healthcare, vaccination and testing. Here you can find more information from the healthcare regions and responsible authorities about these issues.
Check the opening hours for your office We would like to remind you to avoid visiting our offices if possible and to contact us primarily by email, telephone or one of our e-services instead. Completely refrain from visiting us if you have the slightest symptom of COVID-19.
Brexit – this applies after the withdrawal from the EU
New pages are now available about the right for British citizens and their family members to continue living, working and studying in Sweden. Application for residence status will open on 1 December.
Get information about your case in My page
In My page you can get an overview of your case. Here you can see if your application and supplements have been received, see your contact information and your documents. In some cases, you can also send and receive messages from the Swedish Migration Agency.
Follow the Swedish Migration Agency
The Swedish Migration Agency is on social media so that you can access information and news.
Granted asylum cases December – most common citizenship
Behind every number is a human being
People move to Sweden for various different reasons. It might be to study or to work, to visit relatives and friends or because they have met a partner they want to share their life with. No matter the reason, each migrant’s journey is unique.
The Swedish Migration Agency's mission includes considering applications from people who want to live in Sweden, visit the country, seek protection from persecution or be granted Swedish citizenship.
The Swedish Migration Agency is commissioned by parliament and government, who set the Swedish asylum and migration policy. We are thus commissioned by the Swedish people, through the politicians who make decisions on migration policy.
Working at the Swedish Migration Agency
There is a wide and varied range of work at the Swedish Migration Agency. It requires staff with various educational backgrounds, for example law, legal science and social science.